Meet Artist LauraWe're so proud of our team at Pinot's Palette West Chester! Each artist is dedicated to making sure our guests have an amazing experience every time they visit our studio. Not only does our team have an impressive background creating art but they're also well versed in serving liquid creativity (drinks from our in studio bar) and have an amazing sense of humor - it's all part of what makes them great at their job! Today we're sharing a little more about Artist Laura who is new to the West Chester studio but not new to Pinot's Palette at all! Find out more about Laura below and come paint with Laura in January and February when she instructs two of her original paintings, Spellbound Scholar and Touch of Gold!
Quote from Laura, "I have always spent free time creating and drawing. It probably wasn't until high school that I found my place in art and decided to be an artist."
Fun Facts about Laura:
-Laura has created 17 paintings for Pinot's Palette studios since 2013 and worked in 4 studios under 3 owners.
-Laura has been married 21 years to her high school crush. Before having kids, they spent a lot of time fishing. They've lived in three states, TX, MI and OH.
-Laura has a B.F.A from Columbus College of Art & Design.
-Laura has two boys, 11 and 15. Both enjoy playing baseball so she and her husband have become expert little league fans!
-Laura is co-leader of a local support group, Families of Children Overcoming Obstacles.
-Laura and her hubby compete against each other each year growing their own vegetables.
-Laura volunteers as an artist for her church's VBS artwork every year and has done so since 2013.
Laura's recent shows and awards:
2019 Middletown Art Center’s Area Art Exhibition (juried), 3rd place in mixed media category
2018 “18 Artists to Watch” DVAC’S first online gallery featuring 2018-19 Emerging Artists
2017 Middletown Arts Center Student Show (juried), 1st Place in Glass Category
2017 Middletown Arts Center Featured Artist