Visual Art – Connecticut, CT

Laerta is a graphic designer, illustrator, blogger, and founder of Trav-Elle. After graduating from Hartford Art School with an Illustration major / graphic design minor, she started working as a full time designer but rarely painted. When finishing up Grad School in 2013 at CCSU, she took a trip to China and was inspired to start a blog. It was not too long ago that she launched Trav-Elle focusing on her newfound passion to travel and find inspirational style. A few years into it, she felt like something was missing and returned to her true passion of painting. She started using her passion for travel as inspiration to produce paintings and illustrations. Finally these two passions paired well together. ...more