Through photography and writing, Laurette aims to inspire by illuminating the treasures of life.  She strives to capture subjects that illustrate hope, joy, mystery, and the sparkle of innocence.  Her art reminds the viewer that no matter how dark an individual moment may be; we thrive when we live in the sunshine.  Laurette hopes her art encourages us to yearn to soar.  Through the optimism shown in her images, Laurette wants to reveal that life is joyful and that there can be a bright future for all.