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Folk Art Fusion

Americana: Learn to draw and paint charming American folk art with a colorful, modern twist

Joy Laforme


List Price: 21.95*
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Walter Foster Publishing, 9781633224636, 128pp.

Publication Date: February 13, 2018

About the Author

Joy Laforme is a self-taught illustrator and an artist with an M.A. in interactive design from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Born and raised in the Hudson Valley in New York, Joy eventually settled in a small town outside New York City near the Ramapo Mountains. Her mother's love of all things Americana and garden have informed Joy's contemporary folk art style and her work with brands, publishers, and print publications. She works in a variety of mediums, including digital, gouache, and pastel.

For more work, please visit, and follow her on Instagram and Pinterest @joylaforme for the newest available artwork and behind-the-scenes images.