Lesley Barnes is an award winning illustrator, animator and model maker based in Glasgow. Her distinctive, bright and joyful work spans the worlds of fashion, music, children’s literature, film and product design. In recent years she's turned her talents to model making, creating a series of charming handmade wooden figures.
Lesley has created exclusive product ranges for both the V&A and the Tate Museums in London. Other clients include Scottish band Belle & Sebastian, Clinique, Glamour Magazine, The Sunday Times Style, Random House, The Folio Society, Puffin Books, and children’s magazines Anorak and OKIDO. She is also the author and illustrator of numerous children's books.