It starts with the audience. This is my practice in having the audience central to the design in order to provide the most effective solutions in visual communications. I specialize in taking massive amounts of data (biomedical or not) and simplifying them into more understandable visuals. My unique masters degree has provided me with proficiencies in both 2D and 3D environments to provide the flexibility in choosing the best avenue for your project. In addition, I focus on delivering the most innovative technology and techniques to give you authentic deliverable(s) on time and on budget.

As a client, you will be involved every step of the way to ensure in good communication and your satisfaction. So let's get started. Please contact me with questions and/or to enlist in my services.

Melanie Upchurch



Upchurch holds a M.S. in Biomedical Visualization from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). She conducted graduate research on current macromolecular visualization issues related to Researcher-Computer Interactions and analyzed Usability concepts within the Protein Data Bank (PDB). Additionally, she gained marketing experience by maintaining her program's Social Media presence across various media platforms and enhanced her branding expertise while producing marketing materials for both digital and print production during her Assistantship with the UIC Business Department. As a former college athlete, Melanie understands teamwork and is determined to find effective solutions for her clients.

Currently, Upchurch works for a litigation graphics and technology firm and is an active community member in the 40th Ward.