Leah Palmer Preiss | Artist Profile


Specimen: Darwin. www.leahpalmerpreiss.com.

Leah Palmer Preiss is an artist based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Combining a love for illustration, painting, and lettering with an insatiable curiosity, Leah’s artwork reflects a whimsical nature and a love for combining verbal and visual arts. Inspired by children’s books, travel, myths, fairytales, and rare books, Leah’s paintings, illustrations, and mixed media constructions (or “curiollages”) present a wonderfully creative world full of quirky characters and witty turns of phrase. Other projects have included creative lettering collages, which are posted on Leah’s website. Leah’s work has been exhibited in North Carolina, New York City, Los Angeles, and New Zealand. She has also contributed cover art and illustrations for HarperCollins, Penguin NZ, Harcourt, McGraw-Hill, and more. Her work has also been published in the New York Times, Woman’s Day, Horticulture, and more. Other clients include Duke University, Sunrise Greetings, and C.R. Gibson Greetings, among others.

Leah is a strong creative force. Through her website and blog, she shares her curiosities, inspirations, and notes on her creative process. As a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, Leah enjoys leading creativity workshops, as well as school presentations. Leah Palmer Preiss is a graduate of Smith College in Northhampton, Massachusetts. She graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Studio Art. For more information on Preiss and her work, visit her website or follow her on Twitter.

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