Originally from New York, Laurie now lives in West Virginia. She has been painting watercolours for the last 19 years. Laurie continues to experiment with new techniques in watercolour and watercolour/acrylic. She has exhibited her work in the U.S., Japan, Turkey, Greece, Canada and China. She travels and teaches workshops across the United States. Her works focus on cityscapes, portraits and still life. She has been published in Watercolour Artist Magazine several times and in 2017 her work earned the High Winds Medal Award at the 150th anniversary of the American Watercolour Society Exhibition in New York. Iwm2021 is Laurie’s UK debut.