"I always want what I make to find a happy home. For H.P.F, Christopher, I have created ceramics, jewelry, silk paintings, and other treasures to make people feel the joy and optimism I feel when I am making my art."
Rebeca Raney is an artist and arts educator living in Brooklyn, NY. She holds a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA from the School of Visual Arts. She is the founder of Ray's Beret, a creative endeavor that aims to inspire the world of children and their imaginations.
In addition to paintings and drawings her work elevates and celebrates different craft mediums ranging from embroidery to ceramics and everything in between. The characters that inhabit the worlds she creates show innocence, whimsy, and happiness - precious things we all need to hold on to. Rebeca's show of new works will be sure to be a colorful injection of emotional and visual sunshine into our current world.