Rachel is a young high school student living in Calgary, Alberta, Canada with her family. Rachel enjoys spending time with her two brothers
and her parents.
Approximately two years ago, Rachel started making her artworks. Her work was inspired by a school art project where she was asked to draw an abstract art piece in her visual journal. At that time, Rachel discovered a new way to express herself and her artwork became increasingly complex and intricate. Rachel calls her drawings “maps” and often cites places that she has traveled as the titles of her drawings. One interesting thing about Rachel’s drawings is the complexity of the color compositions and when you look closely at the “maps” parts of the image appear to be
In her spare time, Rachel enjoys swimming for the Special Olympics and attending a Girl Power group of young teens where they discuss teenage and social justice issues.