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Meet Laura

"The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.  - Pablo Picasso

Laura Welch is the nation's leading live event and wedding painter, servicing weddings and events locally and world-wide. Laura graduated from the Governor's School for the Arts & Humanities in '99 from Furman University and in 2004 from Coker College (Hartsville, SC) with a B.A. in Fine Arts.


Laura has a strong sales and marketing background which propelled her in the corporate world, however, there was always a strong pull to become a business owner and full-time artist. In 2009 the stars aligned and Artistic i was born. "I feel truly blessed to spend every day of my life doing what I love and making an impact on people in the process. I thank God for my gift and my ability to share it."


​She lives in Charleston, SC with her husband Jason, her 8 year old daughter (Vanessa) and her Maltese (Picasso).​

Artistic i

wedding + event

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