Posts tagged 'green'

Listening to You

Friday, January 6th, 2017

This inspired artist is Kana Handel “It Will Happen” “Piggy On My Back” “Leaves For You” “I am a free-lance painter and illustrator originally from Tokyo, Japan, now living in Gainesville, Florida. I studied art at Musashino Art University in Tokyo. My work is a combination of traditional Japanese sumi-e with my own style and […]

Opening my home: SALE!

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

I’m opening my St. Paul, MN home this Saturday, October 8, 1:00 – 3:00 pm for a sale! Ready for early holiday shopping or a play date out with a friend?! All non-book items will be 20% off (framed art prints, tshirts, mugs, …), and books will be at regular price. Please email me at […]

He restores my soul

Monday, August 8th, 2016

I painted this piece as a gift to be given, in the form of a poster, to many in an Awes family reunion in July. As witnessed in families, we are all in need of restoration. In the divine mix of love, we also experience grief & loss. There is this yearning we sign on […]

Green sightings in bunnies, painting, and events

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Happy June and all that it is for you. A few simple green offerings here for you. Beginning with a baby bunny sighting. ((melt!)) And everything seems to be a canvas to me if it finds its way into my home… I’m now painting a traditional canvas to be printed for many and given to […]

Peace & Love

Monday, May 16th, 2016

We are the glorious canvas to write upon… Sending out a confetti of permission tickets to paint your clothes (& furniture), revise your story’s narrative, cook a new recipe, remember the old recipe, choose to be near what and who delight your senses, be an agent of peace & love, listen to what your life […]

Collaborative Art from Carissa Paige & Rachel Awes XOX

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

My dear friend, Carissa Paige, flew to MN on a unicorn last week for The Great Green Okayness book launch celebration and while she was here, we created these 2 painted collaborations! We are blissed out to now share them with you as glorious canvas prints, for pre-sale, in her SHOP! With overflowing “Emerging From […]

The books have arrived!

Monday, April 4th, 2016

The Great Green Okayness: A Field Guide to Seeing Your Uncommon Magnificence books have arrived! And our 17 yr old son, Sam, and his friend (hand featured!), Sebastan, helped lift SO MANY on to shelf after shelf! (I’m dearly thankful!) Now I set my sights on taking them down, one by one, and getting them […]

Happy Spring & The Pioneer Press!

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Happy Spring, dear hearts! And! I wanted to share my excitement and gratitude with you, about the St. Paul Pioneer Press feature about “The Great Green Okayness” that was in Sunday’s paper! Here is the link to the online version: PIONEER PRESS ARTICLE Just one more month! xox, Rachel

Cheers! With Wise Ink Creative Publishing.

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Sweet friends, meet my dear publisher and friend, Amy Quale from Wise Ink Creative Publishing… Amy and I met last week to go over last changes in my book before it goes to printing! And here is the cover sheet, showing in purple where spot gloss will be placed. Lots of love poured into the […]

PROOF!

Monday, March 7th, 2016

The Great Green Okayness PROOF has come in! (My friend Aimee made me this rock as I was reviewing the PROOF of my first book!) Until now, I have only seen this book on my computer screen or on paper with my individual drawings and words. This PROOF arrived last week, for me to look […]