i’m rebecca. (becky, bec, bex and becca to many).
wife to stephen and mom to alex.
love the smell of beeswax.
encaustic painting is my passion.
treasure hunter seeking all things vintage and old
…rust makes me swoon.
uban sketcher, sketchbook junkie and avid journaler.
i’m a sucker for a great story and the people, places…
…and things that have a history to tell.
closet knitter, crocheter and yarn hoarder.
equestrian rider and horse lover.
i dream of owning a ranch in the smoky mountains…
…a tree house there would be even cooler.
bookaholic and information rabbit hole chaser.
…doing battle with chronic pain and fatigue.
i choose a simple life, alternate medicine…
…and gluten-free, vegan diet for my health.
i walk when i can.
camper and nature lover.
grateful for the gift to be an artist.
i am blessed.
Thank you for letting me share a little of my life and what inspires me with you.
I am in the process of updating my artwork and shopping cart. Please keep checking back as progress continues. The blog is still available (I would love it if you subscribed). I have studio space at re-invent gallery in Lake Forest, IL as well as a warehouse studio in Grayslake, IL. You can view my art at Dandelion Gallery in Waukegan, Lemon Street Gallery in Kenosha, as well as various locations around the northern IL and southern WI region. Thanks!