Laura Elkins Stover is a popular North Shore Artist who works mainly in oil, pastel and acrylic. She is best known for her still life paintings, portraits and paintings of animals. She loves to paint and has won many awards through the years, but her greatest pleasure is in the painting process itself, and the association it affords with fellow artists. She is a founding member of the Saltbox Gallery; an artist member of the North Shore Arts Association; the Newburyport Art Association; Artists Association of Nantucket; and an associate member of Rockport Art Association and the Portrait Society of America. She is listed in Who’s Who of American Women.