Calgary, Alberta was Rachel Escoe’s home for 7 years. She grew up in Portland, Oregon and came to Calgary to attend college at the Alberta College of Art and Design. Currently she is residing in Portland, Oregon where she rents time from various shops around the city and works for various artist’s as well as herself. In her first two years of school she took a range of different courses before engulfing herself in glass. She took sculpture, fibre, print, drawing, video and ceramics. She has basic mig-welding and woodworking skills as well.