Les Sneesby is a Saskatchewan painter currently living and working in Regina, SK. Throughout his career, Les has worked with a variety of media including coloured pencil, oil, watercolour and ink. In his most recent collection of work, Les has focused on capturing his subjects in a series of vibrant and detailed watercolours.
The subjects and compositions for Les’s work often take inspiration from interesting people and places. Through his love of human nature and travel, he is able to perceive and create intimately descriptive scenes. Each painting provides a thoughtful connection with the figures and places portrayed that invites the viewer to ponder the human stories and messages within.
Les’s artistic career is a result of a life-long passion for creative expression that began when he was only 5 years old. Since those early years, he has continued to pursue activities that would allow him to work in a creative industry where he was able to reinforce formal training with practical application.
Before pursuing a full-time career as a painter, Les was well known in Saskatchewan by many design agencies, printers, community organizations and businesses for the outstanding creative products and services he provided as co-owner of Displayco Canada.
Please enjoy the online samples of Les’s work here. If you would like to leave a message for Les or are interested in one of the paintings, you can contact him through the website contact form and he will get back to you shortly.