At Home with Leslie Watts
photo by Ann Baggley
Leslie Watts is a contemporary realist working in Stratford, Ontario, Canada. Her paintings in egg
tempera and acrylic are in collections in Canada, Australia, England, Germany, New Zealand, Scotland,
and the United States. This past June, Leslie's portrait painting of Pamela Newel Sellers was one of 55 chosen from around the world, for the BP Portrait Awards at the National Portrait Gallery in London, England.
1. Computer monitor for reference photos.
2. Laptop for listening to audio books and checking email.
3. Eyeglass cleaner.
4. Rubbing alcohol in a spray bottle for cleaning splattered acrylic paint from clothes.
5. Egg tempera painting of my son in progress.
6. Dog bed.