About Artist

Thanks for wanting to take the time to find out a little bit about myself.
I am an artist /illustrator living in a world between Kansas and Oklahoma. Just think of wide open plains, lots of cattle, wheat, corn, and canola fields.
I live in a tiny rural town surrounded by open fields as far as the eye can see. Most mornings, looking out the front window or back patio of my home, I am visited by tiny bird friends and their squirrel buddies frolicking under the pine and acorn trees.  Across the street is a tiny field of goats.
Oh and goats! I do love goats.

Through the years, I have developed my own style of doing things. I use acrylics, pencils, watercolor and pretty much whatever else it might take to get the final look.

Life is pretty interesting. I never started out to be an artist. In fact, I am still trying to figure out what I want to be.  I work during the day as a graphic artist building ads for newspapers. My personal artwork is usually created late at night or over the weekend when I have the time. I have been drawing and painting since late 2004.


•Fairview Show of the Arts (2010)

•Fairview Show of the Arts (2008)

•Enid Art Association Gallery (Oakwood Mall) 2006-2008

©2004 - 2017 Valarie R.K. Wade. All rights reserved.

Bunny tea digital stamp

One more digital stamp is available in my Etsy shop this week. Available as an instant download. This bunny Tea digital stamp was hand drawn...