Beloved Festival. It was my first time. I was able to attend this year because I was invited to install some dreamcatchers on the Sufi Path.  I camped with Flora Bowley and Lynzee Lynx — you’ll see the live painting photos below. I had been to Bread & Puppet several times in Glover, Vermont. The vibe was similar, yet dramatically… Read more →

2013: Year of the Dream

Huge year. Huge. First full year of not working a straight job. Of being a full-time artist. Successfully. First print article feature. Made a bunch of pieces for a Hollywood pop-up store. Which led to a piece for a Hollywood wedding. Which led to a photo on Two big successful tributes. All-female rock revue launched. Dream School Salon for… Read more →

Cinnamon Girls: Women Sing Neil Young

On February 25th 2012 I produced an all-female tribute to Neil Young at Mississippi Pizza Pub in Portland, Oregon. It featured over 20 performers and was the first event of its kind I’ve done out here on the best er, west coast. I knew that when the Facebook event was at over 100 rsvp’s I was in trouble…the evening sold… Read more →

Last Waltz Fashion

I took some photos at a tribute concert called The Next Waltz at the Alberta Rose Theater in Portland, Oregon last week where my man Dan Haley sang This Wheel’s on Fire (Bob Dylan/Rick Danko). The cool thing about the show was that they played EVERY SONG from that concert, not just what you see on The Last Waltz Scorsese… Read more →

“dream eyes & god catchers” art show with kate sprout

Montpelier Art Walk event, sponsored by Montpelier Alive: DREAM EYES & GOD CATCHERS by RACHAEL RICE & KATE SPROUT sculptural, large-scale dream catcher installation from montpelier’s favorite sister act duo at salaam boutique in montpelier, vermont.  big, reverent, and re-imagined interpretations of this native cultural symbol through the lens of modern bohemia.  show also showcases photography by both artists, all… Read more →

Portland, Oregon tour!

So Dan Haley, Noah Hahn and I are out in PDX playing some shows as a trio…mostly as “Mister Casual” at the Laurelthirst Public House but also some Cosmic American stuff thrown in here and there.  We’re packed in a VW bus which just today ran out of gas, so we got in a different VW bus to get to… Read more →

psychedelic retro vintage rock posters

i will always love retro psychedelic rock and movie posters. but Tadanori Yokoo took it to a whole nutha level: i mean, how crazy are these?  i love the how the registration is deliberately off, like in those turn-of-the-century offset screen prints or the WPA propaganda posters from the 30’s and 40’s. [and is it just me or does the… Read more →

sheet music art

got a bunch of old sheet music and liked the vintage looking fonts and stuff…so I spray-tacked them to some scrap pieces of foam core and thumbtacked them on the walls of our music room: Read more →