Rachel Austin‘s work makes me smile. I love the maps and the birds and the poppies and lanterns. I love the bright reds and greens and whites.

These pieces are simple (but not simplistic) and optimistic in just the perfect way.

Flying Birds and Red Twig DogwoodsFlying Birds and Red Twig Dogwoods

Four LanternsFour Lanterns

Birds and PoppiesBirds and Poppies

Birds and Branches with Red BudsBirds and White Buds

Poppies on RedPoppies on Red

Rachel Austin: Website / Etsy / Blog / Twitter