About

Photo by Katie Wash, owner of @notorious_boudoir

Rachal Duggan is an Illustrator and live-drawer located in Milwaukee, WI. Best known for her highly coveted illustrations, Rachal travels far and wide for pop-up events where she draws on the spot. 

Originally from a small town outside of Chicago, Rachal attended art school in Chicago and worked there as an artist for over a decade.

When she's not creating custom portraits, illustrated merchandise, Period Stories, or editorial illustrations, Rachal teaches virtual and in-person drawing workshops for all skill levels. 

Interested in editorial illustrations or illustrations for your business? Have an event coming up? Private workshop for your work team, family or friends? Place a wholesale order? Email hello@radillustrates.com to discuss options.

Select Clients

Harry's

The Guardian

NYLON Magazine

Dropbox

Love Watts

John Michael Kohler Art Center

Ad Council

Columbia College Chicago

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Ink Factory Studio

ManpowerGroup

The Commons WI

Atlanta Downtown Improvement District

The Pitchfork Review

Madison Public Library

The Chicago Reader

National Museum of Mexican Art

Notes From the Bathroom Line (book)

Public Advocates

Fuck Jerry

Broad Street Oyster Co

JAJA Tequila

Joules & Watts Coffee

Society6

Tom Tom Magazine

Newcity

Hey Girls UK

Our Lives Magazine

Tone Magazine

Isthmus


Stockists


Exhibitions
2020
Greenhouse, Paper Hat, Chicago IL
2019
Masked! Paper Hat, Chicago IL
2017
Here For The Right Reasons, NY, NY
Tender Times, Art In, Madison, WI
A Thousand Ways, The Bubbler, Madison Public Library, WI
Cup & Spoon March Art Showcase, Chicago IL
2015
Rational Park Holiday Party Art Show Pop-Up Shop, Chicago, IL
Wassail: A Vagabond's Christmas, Hoofprint Workshop, Chicago, IL
2014
ART WANK 2, Tate Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2013
Mystic Hands, Hoofprint Workshop, Chicago, IL
2012
#1 Inside Job, Let's Roll -Derek Erdman's International House of Paintings, Seattle, WA
2009
Manifest Urban Arts Festival -Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Weisman Award Showcase -Columbia College, Chicago, IL
Framed, The Wold of Comics -Columbia College, Chicago, IL

Awards
2009
Manifest Design Winner
Albert P. Weisman Project Completion Grant, Dads

Education
Columbia College Chicago, Art + Design, BA