Laurin McCracken artwork
An artist with great experience
Brushes are a passion for the Escoda family, which has been hand-making them since 1933. This passion is also shared by the artist Laurin McCracken, in whose hands the brushes from the VERSÀTIL series have given life to many different creations. His experience with technical drawing and photography informs his highly detailed, photo-realistic approach to watercolour painting.
Mastery in Watercolor
Laurin McCracken is an architect who has put the skills learned over the years in drawing, photographing and observing to use as a watercolorist.
Born in Meridian, Mississippi, he attended Auburn University and holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Architecture from Rice University and a Masters in Architecture and Urban Planning from Princeton University. McCracken is an award-winning artist whose paintings have been exhibited in juried shows around the world, in multiple shows, international watercolor juried exhibitions…
He is a signature member of more than a dozen watercolor societies. His work has been published in many national and international magazines and books.
His work is represented by the Greenberg Fine Art, Southside Gallery and Cassidy Bayou Gallery.
“The VERSÀTIL Brushes give me the control that I need to create my high degree of realism.” Laurin McCracken.