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We all know you have too many K-Cups and a giant coffee brewer in your kitchen. Give your coffee nook some life by adding a one-of-a-kind piece of art. This Swirling Coffee String Art! Learn how artist Lawrence Ross strung up this cup of joe. Maybe you’ll learn some inspiring pointers! Supplies The Swirling Coffee […]
I have spent many hours planning large mosaic masterpieces. I love the creative process of designing the initial idea, layouts and color choices, then cutting glass, breaking glass and finally placing the pieces strategically or randomly depending on the theme and then grouting to complete the perfect mosaic art project. But sometimes I just need […]
By now, you are no doubt tired of hearing the word “pandemic.” And yet, it’s something we must all deal with. With that, comes more isolation, less socializing and a lot more time on our hands. So what we do we do? For many, even the most creative spirit, we find the well to our […]
String art is a trendy new arts and crafts project that can capture the creative imaginations of all ages. Today I will be sharing with you how you can make this fun lady bug string art. So come join me as we unwind from it all and wrap ourselves in string art! Supplies you will […]
The Sunflower String Art is one of String of the Art’s most popular kits. Thousands have been shipped all over the world. Never before have I, Lawrence Ross, the artist and creator of the Sunflower String Art Kit, will explain how to make this bright and beautiful piece. So let’s get crafting! Supplies All of […]
I’m are happy to announce that I, Lawrence Ross, is working with and selling a custom designed string art kit with Starbucks! The design and kit was made in collaboration with Starbuck Reserve Roastery. They are sold exclusively in their New York City, Chicago, and Seattle Reserve Roastery locations. The string art design features a coffee […]
Live by the sun. Love by the moon. Learn how artist Lawrence Ross strung up this one of the kind Sun & Moon String Art Kit. Let’s get crafting! String Art Supplies The Sun & Moon String Art Kit includes all the crafting supplies you’ll need to complete the project. String, nails, prepared stained wooden […]
The Wine String Art is a fan favorite for all String of the Art’s string artists. The combination of old school string art geometric angles with new school design makes it a perfect project for a wine lover. Watch me string this piece up in under 60 seconds on YouTube. Supplies All of String of […]
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Hi everyone! I’m Lawrence Ross and I am Let’s Craft’s resident string artist. I run a small string art kit business called String of the Art, where I have sold thousands of string art kits all over the world.
Following law school graduation, my dyslexia got in the way of passing the Florida Bar Exam. After five attempts and fails, I knew this hurdle could not hinder my success. Through the adversity, my passion for the arts helped keep me going. It led me to closing the law books and bringing my dream of String of the Art to life! Now, several years later, I have taught thousands of new string artists all over the world how to master the craft through my kits.
String art has led me to wonderful opportunities. I created an exclusive string art kit for Starbucks, which is currently being sold in their three Starbuck Roastery Reserves. I am also a string artist for Primitive By Kathy (“PBK”). Many of my PBK designs have been sold in department stores like Nordstrom’s and Dillard’s. I have pieces hanging in hotels and I have won awards for my string art.
I’ve been creating art since I was a child. My work has ranged from children’s book illustration, cartooning, graphite photo-realism renderings, to a line of children’s clothing and accessories called “Sunshine Kids.” I work predominantly in the digital medium, creating pieces that incorporate a variety of elements such as airbrush, acrylic, ink, oil, etc. The digital images provide an opportunity for reprint on canvas or print in a variety of sizes – I love the flexibility of the medium. I also enjoy working with acrylic, vintage/salvage. Creating brings me great joy and peace. Connecting and sharing my work with others is incredibly fulfilling. My work has been featured in a variety of local publications such as So Scottsdale, Scottsdale Independent News, Art in Phoenix, The Jewish News and Jewish Life Magazine.