Leilani is a Squamish-based painter, primarily working in acrylics or oils on canvas. Her favourite subjects are water, sky, trees, mountains, and animals. Leilani takes inspiration from nature. Her style is to simplify, using bright colours, high contrast, and a bold approach. Leilani finds the positive and the beauty in the world and pours it onto her canvases. She completed the three year IDEA (Illustration & Design; Elements & Applications) program at Capilano University and graduated with Honours. Besides painting, her creative passions include illustration, graphic design, singing, and songwriting.