Sacred Moment, oil on canvas, Sacred Light Series, 2014
Academically trained artist, Laura Ury is a versatile painter and illustrator currently residing in Kentucky.
She began as an art teacher having taught in both Indiana and Hong Kong China. Earning her MFA in Painting from
the notable Academy of Art in San Francisco she works on contract commission through her studio, A Touch of Blue.
Laura launched an independent Christian publishing company, Blue Paw Press in 2019 that produces and sells giclee
prints of Laura's paintings as well as copies of the Press's first two children's books:
1. Diego's Discoveries, Book One: A Piece of Light &
2. Huey Meets The Master
member: SCBWI (Society of Children's Books Writers & Illustrators) OPA (Oil Painters of America),