painting of sunflowers by Melina

‘Sunflowers’, Acrylic on canvas, 2017

Artist: Melina Boote

portrait of the artistMelina Boote is a long-time member of the L’Arche community in Vancouver. She lives in Emily House and attends the Emmaus day program. She is an avid painter and loves all kinds of crafts and doing puzzles in her free time. Melina enjoys a cup of tea when she is doing her art, but make sure you put the milk, sweetener, and tea bag in her cup THEN the hot water. “It really does taste better!”

Artist’s Statement

This painting is really like Vancouver!  Grey skies and bright flowers!”

L’Arche Vancouver (Vancouver, British Columbia)