Raquel Aurini was born in Hamilton, Ontario. From an early age, Raquel discovered her passion for the arts, particularly painting, and has pursued this passion ever since. Sensitive to her surroundings, she finds inspiration in everything from a crack in a stone, to the gentle curve of the human body. Every moment, exciting or mundane, offers beauty worth capturing.
After receiving a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Guelph, Raquel went on to receive a Diploma in Digital Media Arts from Seneca College, allowing her to explore the technical side of her skills. Today Raquel lives in Toronto, balancing a successful career in Graphic Design with her passion for painting.