Melissa Teo is a full-time artist, and a freelance illustrator, graphic designer having illustrated five children's books and covers and articles for various magazines. She has had two solo exhibitions with the Utterly Art gallery, Singapore. The first one in 2016 and more recently in 2018. She has participated in various group art exhibitions namely with the Singapore Art Society and Nayany Academy of Fine Arts Alumni. Her works have also been shown a few times at the Affordable Art Fair Singapore. Melissa's art centres around the historical local architecture and endangered animals of the Asian regions. She paints mainly with acrylic on canvas, and watercolour with Chinese ink although she also does mixed media and digital art. Her colourful works are expressive and bold, exhibiting heavy use of line work and textures.