achel Weidkam studied at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and earned her BFA and NYS Teaching Certificate from Alfred University´s School of Art and Design.

Rachel is located in Newburgh, NY and currently works as a professional artist creating commissioned portraits and murals. She is one of the artists currently working on the Trestle Mural on Newburgh´s waterfront.

Rachel is dedicated to sharing her knowledge and love of art with others. She offers both private and group lessons for children and adults. Contact her for a current schedule of classes.

Rachel is also accepting commissions for portrait work. Please view a variety of her completed commissions and bookmark for updates.

Thanks for stopping by and feel free to contact her.

Items of Note

» View PDF of Rachel's Artist CV | Word Doc | HTML
» A personal statement about the work
» Pricing for Rachel's portrait work

Recognition for the Artist

» Straus News
» Poughkeepsie Journal


» Alfred University
» Art Institute of Chicago
» Artists Consortium, NY
» Newburgh Performing Arts Academy