Lawrence Juniper's Profile
I am an American artist residing in Sebastopol, California. Born in Jacksonville, Florida and raised near the Everglades and in Puerto Rico, I moved to California on my 18th birthday. My ancestors were Cherokee, Scotch, Irish and English and I come from a long line of saddle makers and leather workers. I surfed, raced wild horses as a boy, traversing the woods and hills, and took up the traditional ways of taking care of life - hunting, gathering, farming, homesteading, making and tending nature's bountiful resources. I appreciate the indigenous way of seeing, feeling and living on Mother Earth, and these influences can be seen in my work. I find that people are hungry for a connection to the source of life and are drawn to my art as much for a touch of this powerfully creative life force as for the beauty of each piece.
The inspiration for my art comes from nature and the...
- Joined September 26, 2011