Raheem Nelson

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  1. Stranger Things Event Recap

    26 Sep 2016
    On Saturday I attended the Stranger Things Creators and Cast Panel at the Samsung Store in The Meatpacking District. I’m a big fan of the show and Kyle Lambert’s dynamic poster. The Duffer Brothers and Noah Schnapp (he plays Will) were on hand to talk about the show and field…

  2. Project Upgrade: GQ x Bloomingdale’s

    19 Sep 2016
    During NYFW I also attended GQ’s Style Upgrade at Bloomingdales in Manhattan. Using Paper 53 I created some live illustrations of some mannequins and party guests. Painting live at parties is always rewarding because of the energy in the room. I love fielding questions about my work as well. All…

  3. #NYFW x Nolcha Shows Part 2

    17 Sep 2016
    I was invited to ArtBeam Studios in Chelsea to check out Nolcha Shows for New York Fashion Week.   “The Nolcha Shows are a leading award winning event, held during New York Fashion Week, for independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to a global audience of press, retailers, stylists and…

  4. #NYFW x Nolcha Shows Part 1

    14 Sep 2016
    This week I was invited to ArtBeam Studios in Chelsea to check out Nolcha Shows for New York Fashion Week.  “The Nolcha Shows are a leading award winning event, held during New York Fashion Week, for independent fashion designers to showcase their collections to a global audience of press, retailers,

  5. #NYFW Travel Essentials

    12 Sep 2016
    Using Paper 53 I created a series of illustrations on some of the essential things I brought to New York for Fashion Week. Check them out below. MTA Ticket iPhone iPad Khaki Blazer Money Clip Socks Dress Shoe Khaki Suit Pants Apple Pencil Keys

  6. Website Updates

    10 Sep 2016
    I made some major changes to my website last night. You can now comment on blog posts and subscribe to my iPad Art by Ra feed to receive now content regularly. Just scroll to the bottom of any page to subscribe. Lastly I am opening up commissions for the fall…

  7. New Orleans iPad Paintings

    02 Sep 2016
    While the murals I recently completed in New Orleans consumed most of my time I did manage to squeeze in some iPad Painting. I mean I couldn’t resist all of the live music at various bar/restaurants on Bourbon, Frenchman, and Royal.  I was completely engrossed in the culture for a…

  8. Painting Murals in New Orleans

    31 Aug 2016
    I just flew back from New Orleans today. The reason for my stay there was to paint two wall murals. I was commissioned by Royal Sushi to create some Japanese inspired art for their “soon to be open” restaurant. The last mural I made was in Minnesota but it was…

  9. Los Angeles iPad Paintings

    23 Aug 2016
    I created a lot of paintings while in California during my two weeks there. Here are some speed paintings I created while in Los Angeles.  All art created in Procreate for iPad Pro.

  10. Palo Alto iPad Paintings

    23 Aug 2016
    I created a lot of paintings while in California during my two weeks there. Here are some speed paintings I created while walking around downtown, Palo Alto. All art created in Procreate on iPad Pro.

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