The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do. ”
- Thomas Jefferson
TitleBelieving Is Seeing
Laura Lawson is a 25-year-old artist, photographer, award winning blogger, and writer. She is one of Instagram's most popular users, with over 150k followers. Influenced by the rawness of humanity, Laura (@lauralawson) hails from Seattle, originally from the San Francisco Bay Area. Laura studied fine arts at the Laguna College of Art + Design, and has been published in international books and articles dealing with art, social media, and faith. Laura is losing her vision due to a rare degenerative eye condition called retinitis pigmentosa. Since her diagnosis in 2010, she has striven to be a beacon of hope to the blind and low vision community, pursuing art as fiercely as ever and remaining vigilant in her faith in Jesus.