At an early age, Leanne was recognized for her artistic abilities and her keen eye for colour. Combining a passion for art, theatre and fashion, Leanne studied makeup artistry at the Blanche Macdonald Centre for Applied Design. Her talent for creating wearable works of art has been recognized on a national level. Leanne's work has been published in magazines such as American Photo and Western Living, and her artistry continues to generate attention from both the public and the media.