Arts Annual – Beyond the Walls Exhibiting Artist
Laura Spencer is an Illustrator and Graphic Designer based in St. Petersburg, FL. Having started her formal art training at a very young age, Laura continued to pursue an education in the arts, attending Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School with a major in Visual Arts in 2007. Eventually, she found her way to Ringling College of Art + Design in Sarasota, Florida, graduating in 2011 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Illustration. A former Art Director for Bealls Department Stores, Laura has finally landed the job of her dreams as Illustrator and Graphic Designerfor the design build firm, Creative Arts Unlimited, Inc. in Pinellas Park, FL.
At Creative Arts, Laura contributes her skills to the creation of engaging environments and interactive experiences for museums, health care, retail, hospitality spaces and more. She continues to freelance design and illustrate, while living in a creaky old Kenwood Bungalow with her black cat and hordes of art supplies.