Laura Gulshani is a fashion illustrator who combines fine art inspirations with modern design trends to convey a unique perspective on current fashion styles. Looking to figures of the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist worlds, Laura has developed a painterly approach to illustrating, with her worked marked by a vibrant use of colour, heavy brushstrokes and a focus on details.
Her mediums of choice are acrylic and watercolour paints, and she worksprimarily on canvas. In addition to formal painted pieces, Laura also specializes in delivering onsite live portrait sketching for corporate and private clients. In minutes, she is able to capture the defining characteristics of a subject and develop an illustrated portrait for the guest; a service that elevates the event experience.
Clients worked with include Missoni, Guerlain, bareMinerals, Juicy Couture, IMG, Hudson’s Bay and Saks Fifth Avenue. Laura has also been featured on the social media pages of designers such as Marc Jacobs, Christopher Kane, Mary Katrantzou, Marco de Vincenzo and Rodarte. Going forward, Laura seeks to work with more fashion brands and private clients to develop illustrations for marketing and branding purposes, as well as continuing to build on her success with live sketching projects.