Nichole Laizure grew up in Cave Creek, AZ. Her grandfather, who was a painter, inspired her to pick up the brush when she was very young. Because of his influence and guidance, she knew art was what she wanted to pursue as a career. She graduated from Northern Arizona University with a BFA.
Style: Representational / Figurative, Floral, Landscape, Pet Portraits
Nichole initially worked in the outdoor advertising business as a painter and later as a freelance artist at a publisher creating illustrations for the education market. Nichole has also created custom murals and commissioned paintings for homeowners. She has been represented by galleries in the southwest and has presented at fine art shows as well.
Nichole enjoys painting in oils because it provides texture and movement, which is an integral part of her artwork. Her subject matters range from figurative, landscape, and floral. She also works with people on commissions of pet portraits.
BFA Northern Arizona University
Scottsdale Artists' School
Portrait Society of America
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