Artists

Leanne Christie [Biography]

Leanne Christie

Leanne Christie was born in Warwickshire, England. As a family Leanne moved to Cornwall on the coast near Gwithian Towans where she spent her teenage years. This area is Leanne's main inspiration for her many seascapes.
Inspiration: Leanne paints vibrant flowerscapes, English country gardens & wild flower meadows. Professionally painting for over twenty years, she has been described as one of the most prolific artists in recent years. Painting and design has always been an integral part of Leanne's family life. Leanne's earliest memories are of watching her mum sketching and painting in her art studio. She grew up surrounded by paint and canvases forming an interest in art from an early age and going on to produce commercial pieces ever since. Leanne is now living in Devon, drawing inspiration from the ever changing moorlands, beautiful coastlines and Devon's famous floral hedgerows. Leanne's work is unique and highly sought after.
The Paintings: All of Leanne's paintings are predominately oil, embellished with glitter, jewels and gold leaf. These unique paintings, regardless of whether they are flowerscapes, seascapes, waterscapes or moorlands, are textured with an almost three dimensional feel. The observer feels drawn in to the painting. Depending on the time of day or year, the light plays a magical part in making the paintings come to life.
The Flowerscapes: These vibrant absorbing paintings have an amazing amount of detail in them. Using high quality oil paint and other mediums, Leanne captures an ethereal landscape with glistening flower petals that seduces the observer into touching the artwork. Just as an English country garden changes through he seasons and moves towards the sun, enchantingly the paintings seem to mimic nature.
The Seascapes: This style tends to have a romantic, nostalgic feel to it. Reflecting Leanne's mood when she creates the seascapes, she gathers inspiration from her neighbouring coastline, her childhood and her own proposal of marriage amidst Gwithian Towans in Cornwall, looking out to sea. Seascapes have proved a big commission favourite for the romantics and even a couple of commissions have in themselves been unique proposal presents.
The Waterscapes: Claude Monet has been Leanne's biggest inspiration when it comes to her waterscapes. Water Lilies reflecting in the quiet ripples show Leanne's tranquillity at it's best. Fascinated by the contrasts of colour, Leanne teases the paint until it evolves with just the right balance of vibrancy and calm.
The Moorlands: To anyone who's experienced the beauty of the ever changing English moorland, it is understandable why it has been photographed and painted time and time again. Amidst the heather and gorse, the rolling hills and jagged rock face, there is a genuine feeling that this landscape has been untouched for centuries. As the amber sunsets bathe the moors in stunning light, the colours from natures carpet reflect a beautiful hue, especially as autumn approaches. Leanne captures this enchanting emotion perfectly. As an observer, one can feel the change of the moorland painting as the sun sets and the light changes.
Special commissions are welcome.

Dancing Rainbows

Giclée on Paper

'The Warmth Of Love'

Oil on Canvas

Afternoon Tea ~

Oil on Canvas

Alberta Sparkles ~

Oil on Canvas

All that Sparkles

Giclée on Paper

Always Love

Oil on Canvas

Amelie

Oil on Canvas

Amerthyst Glimmer ~

Oil on Canvas

Bless

Oil on Canvas

Blue Bows ~

Oil on Canvas

Candesant Light~

Oil on Canvas

Celestia Hue ~

Oil on Canvas

Chasing Rainbows

Giclée on Paper

Chysalis ~

Oil on Canvas

Country Fusion

Giclée on Canvas

Delicate Splendour

Giclée on Paper

Delphinium Delight~

Oil on Canvas

Enchanted Empress ~

Oil on Canvas

Faberge Meadow ~

Oil on Canvas

Fallin

Oil on Canvas

Fallin In Love ~

Oil on Canvas

Flamingo Beauty

Giclée on Canvas

Flawless Shimmer~

Oil on Canvas

Flutter ~

Oil on Canvas

Forever You And Me ~

Oil on Canvas

Fragile Passion

Giclée on Paper

Imperial Splendour

Giclée on Paper

Inigo Blooms ~

Oil on Canvas

J'Adore Bloom ~

Oil on Canvas

Lesotho Promise ~

Oil on Canvas

Life Is But A Dream ~

Oil on Canvas

Little Blessing ~

Oil on Canvas

Little Pink Bloom ~

Oil on Canvas

Lotherien Dreams

Oil on Canvas

Love Poppies ~

Oil on Canvas

Lyrical Splendour

Giclée on Paper

Magenta Paradise

Mixed Media on Canvas

Majestic Blooms ~

Oil on Canvas

Mine ~

Oil on Canvas

My Reason

Oil on Canvas

Natural Beauty

Oil on Canvas

Nordic Shimmer ~

Oil on Canvas

Opalized

Oil on Canvas

Ornamental Paradise

Giclée on Paper

Poppy Meadow ~

Oil on Canvas

Pretty Divine ~

Oil on Canvas

Romantasize

Oil on Canvas

Romantica

Oil on Canvas

Rose Glissade~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Rose Violets Blue ~

Oil on Canvas

Rose Voilets ~

Oil on Canvas

Scarlet Love ~

Oil on Canvas

Shades Of Violet ~

Oil on Canvas

Sparkle Dazzler ~

Oil on Canvas

Sparkle in the Breeze

Giclée on Paper

Sparkle ~

Oil on Canvas

Spring Descends ~

Oil on Canvas

Sweethearts

Giclée on Paper

The Appeal

Oil on Canvas

The Fairest ~

Oil on Canvas

The Fairest ~

Oil on Canvas

The Gift

Oil on Canvas

The Glow Of Beauty ~

Oil on Canvas

Tiffany

Oil on Canvas

Wild Rainbow

Giclée on Canvas

Emerald Meadow~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Jewel Encrusted Beauty ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Strawberries And Cream~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Truly Madly Do ~

Oil on Canvas

Reserved

Vintage Blooms ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

All I Need ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Cupcake ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Dizzy Kisses ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Dream Come True

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Essence ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Fragility

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Light Sparkle ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Lyrical ~

Oil on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Pretty Lozere

Oil on Canvas

Leanne Christie

Leanne Christie was born in Warwickshire, England. As a family Leanne moved to Cornwall on the coast near Gwithian Towans where she spent her teenage years. This area is Leanne's main inspiration for her many seascapes.
Inspiration: Leanne paints vibrant flowerscapes, English country gardens & wild flower meadows. Professionally painting for over twenty years, she has been described as one of the most prolific artists in recent years. Painting and design has always been an integral part of Leanne's family life. Leanne's earliest memories are of watching her mum sketching and painting in her art studio. She grew up surrounded by paint and canvases forming an interest in art from an early age and going on to produce commercial pieces ever since. Leanne is now living in Devon, drawing inspiration from the ever changing moorlands, beautiful coastlines and Devon's famous floral hedgerows. Leanne's work is unique and highly sought after.
The Paintings: All of Leanne's paintings are predominately oil, embellished with glitter, jewels and gold leaf. These unique paintings, regardless of whether they are flowerscapes, seascapes, waterscapes or moorlands, are textured with an almost three dimensional feel. The observer feels drawn in to the painting. Depending on the time of day or year, the light plays a magical part in making the paintings come to life.
The Flowerscapes: These vibrant absorbing paintings have an amazing amount of detail in them. Using high quality oil paint and other mediums, Leanne captures an ethereal landscape with glistening flower petals that seduces the observer into touching the artwork. Just as an English country garden changes through he seasons and moves towards the sun, enchantingly the paintings seem to mimic nature.
The Seascapes: This style tends to have a romantic, nostalgic feel to it. Reflecting Leanne's mood when she creates the seascapes, she gathers inspiration from her neighbouring coastline, her childhood and her own proposal of marriage amidst Gwithian Towans in Cornwall, looking out to sea. Seascapes have proved a big commission favourite for the romantics and even a couple of commissions have in themselves been unique proposal presents.
The Waterscapes: Claude Monet has been Leanne's biggest inspiration when it comes to her waterscapes. Water Lilies reflecting in the quiet ripples show Leanne's tranquillity at it's best. Fascinated by the contrasts of colour, Leanne teases the paint until it evolves with just the right balance of vibrancy and calm.
The Moorlands: To anyone who's experienced the beauty of the ever changing English moorland, it is understandable why it has been photographed and painted time and time again. Amidst the heather and gorse, the rolling hills and jagged rock face, there is a genuine feeling that this landscape has been untouched for centuries. As the amber sunsets bathe the moors in stunning light, the colours from natures carpet reflect a beautiful hue, especially as autumn approaches. Leanne captures this enchanting emotion perfectly. As an observer, one can feel the change of the moorland painting as the sun sets and the light changes.
Special commissions are welcome.

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