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Laura Johnston is a multidisciplinary artist in the San Francisco Bay Area. She uses mixed media, painting, photography, and small sculpture in her work, which is driven by emotions an interest in people.

In her current series, Lovely Ladies, Laura reaches out to other women on relatable topics in a funny, approachable way. The portraits within the series are mostly made-up, and they exhibit a wide range of expressions and characteristics. Through an intuitive process, each Lovely Lady comes to life in watercolor, ink, pencil, pen, charcoal, acrylic paint, and oil pastel. 

Laura is participating in The 100-Day Project on Instagram. Follow along to see one new portrait and relatable snippet every day!