Rachal is the founder of the Yucaipa Valley Art Association, and is currently an active board member. Winner of many coveted awards, she continues to display throughout Southern California in juried and one-woman shows. Rachal is the proud recipient of the Grumbacher Award for best use of color on Blackie's Orchard.
Her painting, Dawn's Early Light, an oil of an Oregon barn, is part of the permanent collection at the San Bernardino Museum. Rachal shares her artistic expertise through a seven How to Paint book series entitled Rustic Charms, published by Sue Scheewe of Portland, Oregon. She has also worked as the author of the About Art column in The Valley Messenger newspaper for more than 10 years.
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