Leslie Duke is an illustrator turned fine artist. A deep love for color and texture is clearly visible in her work, as well as an enthusiasm for finding the intrinsic beauty in seemingly simple subject matter.
The nature that Leslie portrays in her oil paintings is absolutely stunning. She uses her talent to capture the simple beauty while evoking warmth and serenity in her paintings. Leslie lives in Springville, UT with her musician husband, baby boy and two energetic dogs. Leslie loves spending time in her studio, binge reading, eating spicy foods and enjoying a good laugh.
Leslie has won nine awards for her works and has taught four courses since 2013. She loves to share and teach her experience as well as her passion for the arts.