Rachel’s Christmas Cards

When my kids were young, I started Christmas cards at the beginning of October. Why that early? Because I was nuts. I was a stay-at-home mom who freelanced, which translated into four or five hours of sleep a night and sleep-deprivation migraines at least once a week. But I loved making cards. My first card […]


Fairy Paintings

Please also see my fairy illustrations.

Cat and Dog Paintings

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Fairy Landing on a Poppy Blossom Illustration

A flower fairy dressed in ruffled clothing lands on a poppy in full bloom.

pink flower fairy

Bleeding Heart Flower Fairy

A dark-haired fairy balances on the stalk of a blooming pink bleeding heart.

Long-Haired Orange Cat Watercolor

Much to my black cats’ dismay, orange cats remain my favorite painting subject. To make matters worse, I vacuumed all their black fur off of this rug before I started painting…

Cat on a Purple Bicycle

What color bicycle would your cat want to ride? My orange tabby wanted a purple bike. But when it came time to color the scarf, I put it up for a vote.

Daisy Blue Interviews Rachel Armington

Two Ragdolls, Daisy Blue and Boris Sugarpuffs, won one of my stuffed Count Catula pillows. Read Daisy’s interview of me here!

Kitty Angels Shelter Benefit Auction

Two Lynx Point Siamese cats, Rufus and Earlene, were lucky enough to move out of a feral cat colony and into a loving home. Visit this post to see my paintings of them!

Paint a Tabby Cat

In this post I have create a downloadable, printable PDF that you can color. You can follow along with me as I paint the drawing on one of my YouTube video tutorials.