It’s the most wonderful time of the year.

I always say my favorite holiday is Halloween and for the most part, I mean it. You know from my art that I’m partial to skulls and skull-related items, and also there has never been an occasion for which I could not overdress. Halloween blends my love of the dark and macabre with my affinity […]

Funny story…

  So a couple days ago I came home on my lunch hour to let the dog out and get something to eat. I ate my Panera salad while my border collie gazed at me hopefully (for what, lettuce?) and went out to my car to get something, I don’t even remember what. Unfortunately the […]

Christmas in September

Let’s get your holiday shopping done this week, shall we? Buy one painting, get the second half-off. Any size. All you have to do is email me at rachaelrossman@earthlink.net with the size(s) you want and I’ll send you an invoice. All that’s left for you to do is sit back, gloating in the knowledge that you’ve accomplished your holiday shopping before pretty much anyone.

Handmade Christmas 2014

Our kids are 11 and 13 so every year Christmas gets just a little more…expensive. (iPads and laptops and Kindles, oh my!) This year was a long, hard road in a lot of ways and I didn’t want Christmas to be another burden – on my pocketbook or my psyche. So, we decided 2014 would […]