Leela Wagner

Leela Wagner graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2011 with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Illustration. While at RISD she participated in the European Honors Program, conducting an independent study in Rome and producing her first graphic novel. Since graduating Leela has worked in all facets of the illustration industry, in in-house animation and game design studios, and freelance doing work for books, comics, editorial, and corporate clients. Leela has been tutoring emerging illustrators since 2012 and conducts classes in painting, drawing, and portfolio design both locally and internationally. Leela’s fine art personal practice is grounded in observational art and storytelling, using traditional media and techniques to recreate specific moments, places, and feelings.

Her work can be found at LeelaWagner.com or on instagram at @LeelaWagner

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