Commissioning a Unique Portrait Painting

Aportrait will last forever, years after the family photos have long since faded. Regardless of the degree of complexity of the painting you commission, Laelanie Larach always strives to create an exclusive quality portrait paintings of the highest standards. A portrait painting is a collaboration between the client and artist,And the first step is to establish a [...]

Art in Miami

Miami’s history is colorful, multicultural, and exotioc.  It is a leader in the arts and is home to many outstanding museums, including the Frost Art Museum, the Miami Art Museum, and the Miami-Dade Cultural Center.  The city is also home to the world's largest art exhibition, dubbed the "Olympics of Art", Art Basel Miami, an event [...]

Bright Colors and Miami Decor

We who live in Miami love the bright energy that permeates the multicultural metropolitan area.  I have tried to capture that energy with the bright and varied colors and gradients that characterize my artwork. First, color theory is actually a science.  There are many different moods and emotions that colors can create and evoke. [...]

The Beauty of Using Bold Colors

When I create a painting I love to use bright bold colors.  Doing so gives me a sense of warm and positive energy which I hope will provide the same effect to those who study the completed work. One of the primary colors I often use is blue, in various shades and gradients, depending [...]

Meaning of the Color Red

The color red can stimulate the appetite, often being used in restaurants for this purpose. It also increases craving for food and other stimuli. In Eastern cultures such as China red is the color for good luck. Although times are changing and many Chinese brides now wear white, it is traditionally the color for [...]

Nautical Paintings For Your Home Decor

Add the perfect finishing touch to your seashore or island-themed room with nautical original artwork available at my online gallery. Inspired by the sea and colorful sailboats that represents the beautiful tropical vibrance of Honduras and the unique vibe of Miami. I created a unique collection of nautical original paintings with bright colors and designs. [...]