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On Road Magazine

Don't miss the interesting interview to “ Painted buffalo traveling studio ”, where they tell us the story of this art studio, founded and operated by a veteran, non-profit, American artist who seeks to build bridges of understanding cultural through artistic expressions for veteran artists.

Undoubtedly, a really unique story is what this mother gives us who, accompanied by her two children and her two dogs, travels the United States on an old bus that this family has converted into their home .

NAVIGATION NOWHERE

Hey! I'm Jessica Rambo, I live aboard The Painted Buffalo Traveling Studio with my family. I'm a Marine Corps Veteran, A Mom of 2, an Artist, and a DIY bus builder. My family and I built our rig in North Carolina from July 2018 - August 2019, and moved in right away. We have been full-time bus lifers for 9 months and are about to hit the road with a full bus, 2 kids, 2 dogs, and a cat. They are in for the adventure of a lifetime.

Tiny House Talk

Meet Jessica Rambo, a Marine veteran who is helping other veterans with her traveling art studio (that doubles as her home!).

She and her two children live on the bus together, along with her cat and dog! It’s an amazing work-in-progress that she has built herself. We got to do a Q&A with her about the studio and #buslife, so be sure to read it at the end of the post!

Dead Reckoning Collective Podcast

In this episode we welcome Jessica Rambo to the show. Jessica is a Marine veteran, an artist and a mother who has recently transitioned into living in a school bus she renovated. In addition to her unique lifestyle, Jessica has started a charitable effort called the Paint Can Project, where she gathers art supplies from donors and distributed them to deserving veterans in 50 cal ammo cans. For more info about Jess and the Paint Can Project, check out her instagram: @paintedbuffalotravelingstudio

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Since We Woke Up Blog

This Friday, we're shining our spotlight on one of these admirably considerate and compassionate skoolie owners. Jessica Rambo is a United States Marine Corps Veteran, and yes, that is legitimately her name (which Mike is insanely jealous of). She has built herself and her kids their very own skoolie which she's affectionately named the Painted Buffalo Traveling Studio.

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Fox 8 News - The Buckley Report

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Marines are supposed to be tough. Jessica Rambo's uncle Tommy always was.

And so was Rambo – tough enough to be a Marine herself. Ten years, active duty, and with the name Rambo, she had to be tough.

But a sexual assault while she was in the Corps combined by a car crash that almost killed her led to long-term problems.

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American Service Dog Magazine

This issue our cover story is about Marine Corps veteran Jessica Rambo and her service dog Bella. Read her story to see what unique challenges she faced and how she was able to bring Bella with her when stationed at the Pentagon. She is now a student, and this mother of two is working on a fantastic project that is sure to have you inspired.

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REAL STORIES: JESSICA & BELLA

Jessica Rambo is a Marine, having served 10 years in the USMC as a Combat Cameraman. She’d been around the military long before she enlisted in 2006, though – her mother spent 6 years in the Navy and an additional 14 years in the Coast Guard. She is enrolled as an art education and sculpting major at UNC’s prestigious program and serves as the president of the UNCG Student Veterans Association. With whatever free time she has, she works on converting an old school bus into a traveling art studio to provide art classes to fellow veterans. This mother of 2 also has a superhero sidekick: her service dog, Bella, a black lab who was Jessica’s pet before she was a service dog.

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UNCG Magazine   Mission to Mentor

A commitment to service doesn’t end with a retirement or a graduation, but goes on for a lifetime. The veterans of UNC Greensboro embody this commitment in their dedication to the community and to each other. Meet the Spartan veterans who are finding their way at UNCG and the veteran alumni who have found their way back.

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Regular Infantry Guys Podcast

Marine Corp Veteran Jessica Rambo shares with us how her passion for art helped her healing and provided her with a new sense of purpose; helping fellow veterans express themselves through art. She is currently in the process of a converting a blue bird bus into a art studio (Skoolie) so she can provide art lessons to other veterans within the community and eventually nationwide.  

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ARTS IN ACTION: JESSICA RAMBO

Jessica Rambo, a United States Marine Corps veteran, is pursuing her dream of attending art school. A student at the University of North Carolina – Greensboro, Rambo uses her ten years of service in the Marine Corps to inspire her work. She has traveled the globe in search of adventures that capture the essence of hardworking service members and a diverse range of cultures. Driven by the passionate belief that every person deserves a voice, Rambo takes care to craft her stories and designs of even the easy to ignore.

“My military career has molded me in the most unexpected but positive ways,” said Rambo. “Traveling the world has opened my eyes to the struggles and beautiful of other cultures but also solidify the pride I feel for my country.”

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UNC Greensboro: Find Your Way Here

UNC Greensboro creates remarkable real-world impact, every day. Find your way here. Learn more: brandstories.uncg.edu

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