Painting, 2-D mixed media & jewelry
Artist Biographical Statement
Realistic to abstract in style, Laurie works with acrylics on canvas, mixed media on gypsum, monotypes, fabric, beads, hand-made paper collage and more. Her artwork is subtle, understated, and whimsical, with metaphysical resonance. She has exhibited regionally, nationally, internationally, and has received numerous awards, including Lawrence’s Phoenix Award in Visual Arts (2002). Laurie’s artworks are in many private, public, corporate collections, and in the Spencer Museum of Art “Classroom Collection”. She earned a BFA in Painting & Drawing from KU; 1982 co-founder of Phoenix Gallery; former Lawrence Art Guild Co-Pres. and former VP; Assistant Director of the Lawrence Art Guild’s 1109 GALLERY (2009). Laurie volunteered as art exhibit coordinator for the Lawrence Public Library for 20 years.
Location & Hours
Location: 720 E. 9th St., #7, Lawrence, KS 66044
* *This location is at Maria S. Martin’s studio at SeedCo in the Warehouse Arts District. This is the only studio at SeedCo participating in the Lawrence ArtWalk.
Friday, Oct. 27: This location will be open during Final Friday and serving refreshments from 5-9pm
Saturday, Oct. 28: 10 am – 6 pm, refreshments provided.
Sunday, Oct. 29: noon – 6 pm, refreshments provided.
Website & Contact Info