Rachel Walker's Profile
I was born and raised on St. Thomas, in the U.S. Virgin Islands, but have lived up and down the Eastern seaboard from Florida to Virginia, with Georgia and South Carolina in between. There was also a move to Texas thrown in there for a taste of the Midwest! None of these places, however, give me the inspiration that the islands do! My work is influenced by the brilliant shades of blue and the lush greens that perfectly augment the reds, pinks, and yellows of the native foliage. The neutral hues drawn from the shells and the sand provide the perfect backdrop for the subtle variations of nature-inspired color that can be seen throughout my work!
I grew up surrounded by the arts, undoubtedly leading to aspirations for talent in the field! My Grandmother was an amazing graphic artist. My Mother owned her own craft store and is an exceptional jewelry designer. My Father is a master…
- Joined January 23, 2009