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Laura Mae Dooris

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Laura Mae Dooris


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MichelleMichelle on Aug 23, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

I love it! I've had my eye on it for a while. This is my second print from VivianandBeverly and it's just as great as the first. Thanks!

Jessica B.

Jessica B. on Jul 28, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Omg! This artwork so much larger and more stunning in person. I am so excited to have it framed and displayed. Really fast shipping. Couldn't be happier. Thank you so much Laura!


ambereckert123 on Jul 1, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

Just as described! Thank you!

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A Little About Me, My Shop, and My Work...

I am originally from the metropolitan area of Detroit, Michigan, and graduated from the Columbus College of Art and Design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in December 1999. I worked as an artist and art conservator in New Orleans, Louisiana for several years before pursuing a career as a full-time artist. I am a wife to a Coast Guardsmen and proud mother of one. Having an Etsy Shop has been a monumental tool for my business as a military spouse because we must uproot and move every couple of years. Through Etsy, I can connect with people from all over the world without any need for a store front. Presently, my family and I reside in Long Beach, California.

I have been fortunate to have incredible women in my life who have inspired me with their strength, courage, and resilience. In fact, this shop is dedicated and named after my beautiful grandmothers, Vivian and Beverly, who have been two of the most influential women in my life. My grandmothers have and continue to embody the very best of the American spirit; the ability to be a devoted wife and mother, yet remain independent, self-confident, and driven to be successful in other passionate pursuits in life.

Naturally, I make use of these personal relationships in my artwork. My process begins by transferring an image onto a silkscreen using an ultraviolet light exposure process in which the image is burned into the screen. Then, I am able to print the image onto paper by pushing ink through the silkscreen using a squeegee. Printmaking and color have always been obsessions of mine since college; I simply love the process and anticipatory surprise when I see my image transferred to the paper for the first time.

I consider myself one of the lucky ones. When I am not running after my little one, I am in my home studio, printing and painting…I am living my dream – to create beautiful pieces to brighten up people’s lives and their living spaces – something that would make both of my grandmothers very happy to know.

Please never hesitate to contact me with any questions and I ask that you also stop by my other Etsy Shop at to see my formal work.

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Shop policies

Last updated on October 17, 2012
I simply love being an artist and having the opportunity to share it with others. It is my strong desire that you feel comfortable and confident when shopping and purchasing from my Etsy Shop. Please feel free to contact me with any questions concerning my artwork.

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Payments must be made through Paypal in US dollars. Paypal accepts all major credit cards and it is important to note that you do not need a Paypal account to complete transactions using Paypal.

I will hold the purchased item for 24 hours at which time the item will be re-listed if payment has not been received. Please let me know if you encounter any difficulty with Paypal and I will help you out in any way that I can.
I will ship anywhere in the world and generally use UPS and USPS. I can always upgrade shipping upon request but additional charges may apply. Any item(s) purchased are mailed 2-3 days following payment confirmation.

I ship to the address that accompanies your Paypal payment unless I am notified otherwise. Please inform me if your Etsy address is different from your Paypal address so that I can ensure that you receive your item promptly.

Delivery confirmation will be placed on all orders.
Refunds and Exchanges
If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, please contact me within 3 days of receiving the artwork. I will provide you with a full refund, including shipping charges associated with returning the artwork. I truly want you to be fully satisfied and confident when purchasing artwork from me.

If you have any questions concerning colors, patterns, sizes, etc. prior to purchasing the artwork, I strongly encourage you to contact me.
Additional policies and FAQs
Please be kind enough to leave feedback after you receive your artwork. I want to hear your comments and suggestions for improvement.

You may have questions that were not addressed above so I encourage you to contact me.