Rachel Simonson

Creative Workshop Faculty

Rachel Simonson
Morning Registrar, Drawing, Painting


As our morning registrar, Rachel Simonson takes your phone calls, emails and questions. A former teaching assistant at the Workshop, she is also a drawing and painting instructor.

Simonson’s own paintings, drawings and photographs explore interpersonal relationships and relationships people develop with their environment. She took classes here at the Creative Workshop as a child and went on to study at Alfred University after graduating from Rochester’s School of the Arts. Simonson holds a BFA in both painting and photography and is the proprietor of Peacock Fine Arts.

Her work has been displayed throughout the art world, including in recent exhibitions in New York City; Washington DC; Minneapolis; West Palm Beach; Dublin, Ireland;, and Florence, Italy.

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