Laura is part of a proud military family where the walls of her childhood homes were adorned with pictures painted by her mother and grandmother. She began drawing and painting almost as soon as she could hold a pencil in her hand, and continues to develop her talents through expression of nature, still life, and portraits. Laura received her academic training in fine art/graphic design, and enjoyed a 25 year career as a graphic designer and art director.


Laura’s expertise is illustration but enjoys working in many mediums, including; graphite, charcoal, colored pencils, pastels, acrylics, oils, and watercolor. She is available for commissioned pieces in any of the above mediums. Recently a new member of the Prince William Art Society, (PWAS).


Laura lives in Woodbridge, Virginia with her husband Robert, and son Nicholas. You may contact Laura at