Rachel Doring was born and bred in Napier New Zealand. She is proud of her New Zealand heritage and being a descendant of the Ngai Tahu
tribe. Currently she resides and works in the Goldfields region of
A born creative, Rachel has worked in various Leadership roles, all of
which have fostered her Love for the Arts. . By the age of 19 she had
received Top performing Trade Certificate Awards and began managing a successful Hair Salon. She later occupied a head role, as a Prop designer and Event planner for Kate Bell Events NZ. In 2001 Rachel began to pursue her love for painting and since then
has sold her work not only in her homeland of New Zealand and
Australia, but also Germany, Argentina, America and United Kingdom.
Intuitive, Bold and thought provoking her work inspires the viewer to
look further for the deeper message behind the brush. Identity and
truth being a reoccurring theme throughout her body of work. Layers,
scratches and scars are often used to represent the compounding effect
of life and the beauty found beneath.
Rachel Doring is a Graduate of Milan Art Institute International and
continues to paint and sell prolifically from her busy studio in
Kalgoorlie Western Australia.