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, 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.