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Rachel Wells

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Rachel Wells is a painter, sculptor and muralist, who began her art life as a silk screen printer with her own handmade greeting card company, Late NIght Fantasy Graphics. She worked in promotion houses, advertising agencies, magazines and newspapers. Studied at the Art Students League and Greenwich House Pottery. Taught ceramic sculpture at Cornel University Ceramic Studio, Children Paint the Landscape at the YMCA, and now teach Drawing and Painting in her own studio and Toddler Art in Daycare Centers. Received New York State funding for her BA at NYU, a federal grant to learn commercial art, a 4 year work/study scholarship to the Art Students League, and in 2009 & 2012, won grants from the NY State Department of Cultural Affairs to paint murals in Woodhull Hospital.