Leslie Cates is active/lives in Colorado. Leslie Cates is known for still life, figure, commercial art.
Biography Leslie Cates
An elected signature member of the National Watercolor Society, Leslie Cates has become a noted water media painter of female figures, exploring the inner reality of her subjects. She maintains her studio in Pueblo, Colorado.
She completed her Fine Art Studies at Palm Beach College in West Palm Beach, Florida. After studying Commercial Art, she worked as an illustrator along Colorado's Front Range for over a decade. She was Marketing Program Director for Information Design and Consulting and then decided to devote full time to her fine art. In addition to studio work, she teaches water media at the Sangre De Cristo Arts Center in Colorado and has also served as President of the Pueblo Arts Council.