Lesley Faulds was born in England in 1955 and immigrated to America in 1977. She is a retired RN having specialized in psychiatric care and art therapy. Her initial foray into art began in acrylics and grew to an interest in vistas and landscapes. More recently she has focused on large format portraits and figure works. Lesley is the recipient of awards from the Southern Washington Artists such as 2nd place and honorable mention in acrylic medium. Her work has been exhibited locally at Gallery 360 and Boomerang.