Rochelle Draper

Rochelle Draper - photo

 

  • East Andrews Hill Road
  • Otisfield, Maine 04270
  •  207) 330-5148
  • rdraper.art @ gmail.com

Rochelle’s life as an artist is beautifully complimented by her love of gardening. Her studio looks out onto fields and flower gardens of the two hundred thirty year old farm house where she resides with her family in Maine. These surroundings are a source of inspiration for writing, illustrating and painting. She has published five children’s books and is a board member of the Western Maine Art Group. She is also on the board of the Arts and Education Committee of Western Maine.

The Stone Wall Dragon is published by Down East Books sold through Rowman & Littlefield publishing group.

She has illustrated two of the ‘On my own series’ Vincent Van Goghand Georgia O’Keeffe published by Carolrhoda books.

She has illustrated The World at His Fingertips, a book about Louis Braille published by Lerner publishing.

Her most recent book is SnowFlakes Falling sold on iTunes for the iPad.

Rochelle’s work has been shown at The Vault, Lewiston Maine, Norway Savings Bank Windows and the Main Street Gallery in Norway, Maine, and the Bitter Sweet Barn, in Casco, Maine.

Rochelle’s book, The Stone Wall Dragon was cited in the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: A People’s Garden by William Cullina published by Down East Books.

The Dragon was recreated at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens by Carol Hanson a renowned sculpture artist in The Bibby and Harold Alfond Children’s Garden, Boothbay Harbor, Maine.

Rochelle Draper images

Rochelle Draper - image - pink flowers in vase