A new animal print available brings up some reminiscing about hiking the Appalachian Trail and my first time to Asheville in 2004.
Love on the North Star 8×10 pen and ink drawing by Rachael Shores 2005 I have the most beautiful painting to share with you today! I’ve had to keep it quiet for weeks so as not to spoil the surprise for the receiver. The anniversary was this week, the present has been delivered, and now […]
Hey all, I just wanted to give you the exciting news that as of today it has been 2 months since I’ve been at Zapow’s Gallery in downton Asheville! Come and check it out. I sold 2 prints the first 2 days I had my stuff up. Zapow has been great, there is so […]
Voluptuous Peppers 16×20 Watercolor One Saturday morning I got to go with my mother-in-law to the Carrboro Farmer’s Market and we loaded up on peppers to make pepper jelly. She bought bags of peppers, I didn’t know they came in so many colors. We spent the day in her kitchen washing peppers, chopping peppers, brewing, stewing, […]
Here’s the latest commission I’m working on. This style I call my storybook style. I first began drawing this way to illustrate a make-believe world for my friends and I. I usually like some sort of mischief to be happening in these paintings. It’s a very sweet and whimsical way of seeing the world. […]
8×10 watercolor. Baby Obas This is my dreaded painting. I’ve had this commission for well over a year and couldn’t bring myself to try to paint it. I had too many fears and doubts about it. I think that in my mind the dread for this painting is the sum dread of me trying to […]