LEISHA graduated from Sheridan College's Animation program in 2010. After graduating, she completed work for such clients as Nickolodeon, Disney, Titmouse Inc., and Capcom. The majority of her work focuses on character design and visual development.
She wrapped visual development on True and the Rainbow Kingdom with Netflix, Friends with You, and Guru Studio and now she's working as a Senior Artist at Sinking Ship Interactive.
She is also a member of Dames Making Games Toronto, where she has worked on several independent games. She is also the creator of #PROJECTSOLACE, a feminist graphic novel initiative based out of Toronto.
2D Senior/3D Generalist
Sinking ship Entertainment
Toronto, Canada · February 2017 - Present
Primary Artist on Giver150 for TVO, responsible for historical environments and assets.
Creating 3D Assets for Merchandising.
Toronto, Canada · August 2016 - February 2017
Short contracts, including Polarman for TIFF.
Toronto, Canada · Present
Creator of Project Solace: https://tapastic.com/series/Project-Solace
Toronto, Canada · February 2016 - August 2016
Location, Prop and auxiliary character Designing for True And The Rainbow Kingdom
Toronto, Canada · May 2015-February 2016
Developing independent style games for @Guruarcade.
Toronto, Canada · April 2014 – May 2015
Managed a team of six Harmony Designers on Shimmer and Shine for Nickolodeon.
2D Lead Artist
Toronto, Canada · February 2011 – April 2014
Managed a team of two 2D Artists, and eight 3D Artists on Disney's Magic Kingdom.
Managed five 2D Artists on Epic: The Movie, the mobile game.
Contributed to UNO: And Friends, and several unnanounced titles.
Toronto, Canada · October 2010 – January 2011
Asset Creation on Shrek's Fairytale Kingdom
Mississauga, Canada · May 2010 – October 2010