Here is a selection of my more recent works of children’s book illustrations, commissions and personal projects.

At the bottom of the page you find a list of different projects I did over the years.

Here are more of my artworks sorted by year.

201218 Fox and the Monster_Inktober_Melanie Franz
Pug Pool _Melanie Franz

2104-pelican-flight_Melanie Franz
190716 Relaxing_WorldWatercolorMonth_Melanie Franz
16 Relaxing

1805 Welcome to the jungle

Selection of Projects

14 Magazin

Illustrations I did for the 14 Magazin in Freiburg, Germany.

180731 City life Melanie Franz

Aerial Acrobatics

Collection of my aerial acrobatic themed watercolour illustrations that started with World Watercolour Month in July 2018. This is an still ongoing series, because I love aerial acrobatics.

210106 Capybara Pool party wiht lemons_Melanie Franz


Do you know Capybaras? This series of capybaras, the biggest rodents in the world, came to life during winter 2020.

Inktober 2017

First time I did the Inktober challenge. Absolutely enjoyed it. I mainly used ink and inkpens.

181001 Poisonous 2 _ Melanie Franz

Inktober 2018

I took on the Inktober 2018 challenge. The result was a mix of surreal landscapes and scenes with people and animals.

1808 Malinalco Poet and Donkey_Melanie Franz

Mexico 2018

My illustrations of my two months in Mexico in spring 2018.

191010 Inktober_Pattern_Melanie Franz

Mr. Fox

The adventures of Mr Fox in ink on paper.



Some of my favourite paintings. All acrylic on canvas. Proud to say, that several of these painting have found new homes in Ireland, Finland, Germany, Switzerland, Iceland and China!

190716 Relaxing_WorldWatercolorMonth_Melanie Franz

World Watercolour Month 2019

Images inspired by the official prompt list of World Watercolour Month in combination with the overarching theme of travel.

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