Leslie, a career professional in the museum field, lives in Wilmington, Delaware and creates her artworks in glass seed beads and thread, sometimes over cores made of wood or other materials. Technical assistance, especially regarding woodworking and assembly, is provided by Leslie's husband, Lindsay Grigsby.
Leslie's works variously are inspired by science fiction, science fact, art history and/or Nature. They are included in private or institutional collections in the United States, Canada and Australia and have been exhibited at venues in the US, Canada, and Africa.
1980 University of Manchester, Manchester, England Post-graduate Diploma in Art Gallery and Museum Studies
1979 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL Bachelor of Arts, Art History