The Art of Laura Tempest Zakroff
Laura Tempest Zakroff is an artist, author, designer, and dancer, based in Seattle, Washington.
Laura received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. In her youth, she trained with honors at Fleisher Art Memorial in Philadelphia and was the first recipient of the Francis & Shirley Hipp award for excellence in the visual arts from the South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts. Her artwork has received awards and recognition worldwide, and has been published in numerous books and magazines.
Laura works mainly in mixed media, combining printmaking techniques with painting and drawing, often using reclaimed wood and layered papers. Her work explores the realm of myth and other liminal spaces.
- Artist Statement
Her latest designs in sigils and occult devices can be found at Mago Djinn. As a world-renown dancer and instructor, her performances reflect layers of myth merging through movement and intentioned costuming/design. She blogs for Patheos and Witches & Pagans, and contributes to The Witches' Almanac. Her first book will be published in May 2017, with a second on sigil witchery due out in 2018 - both from Llewellyn Worldwide.
To find out more, please visit www.lauratempestzakroff.com
Photo by Carrie Meyer, 2015