Art In Depth

Architectural Rendering

Long before the arrival of computers, artists had to hand illustrate or paint a finished image of buildings to help sell the firms’ prospective projects. Laughlin was hired by many architects during his long career, from Illinois to Arizona. Using the blueprint construction drawings, Laughlin created images such as this detailed casino project adding people, [...]

2017-12-14T13:25:44+00:00 January 7th, 2017|Art In Depth|

Holiday Collection

Laughlin’s early career focused on design and merchandising, from his creation of clay “critters” to his production of greeting cards.  In 1958, Laughlin and his wife, Doris, put hours of work into creating hand printed cards for sale with the assistance of a marketing agent.  Digging deep into his vast studio collection, these gems [...]

2017-01-06T16:06:10+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Art In Depth|