Kenneth Laird graduated from the Memphis College of Art in 1992. He was named Illustrator of the Year by the faculty and received three scholarships while in attendance. Later in 2002 he received his Master of Arts degree from Syracuse University in Illustration and graduated top of his class. While at Syracuse, Laird studied under many Illustration greats such as C.F. Payne, Gary Kelly, Anita Kunz, Tim O’Brien, Bart Forbes, John Thompson and Murray Tinkelman.
Mr. Laird is an accomplished Creative Director and a passionate traditional artist at heart. He resides in High Point, NC with his wife Pam and incredible autistic son Eric.