Carole Leslie's Profile
Who am I? Now there's a slippery question, one I continually explore! Oh, oh, someone got me started! Who are we really and does the self really exist?
One of the most important things in my life is my Buddhist practice and central to my life is the idea that the examined life is the one worth living. (Who said that?) So that's where I spend a lot of my life, exploring awareness, what am I really doing here?? on this piece of art, or in this conversation, or drinking this cup of coffee. Am I really present or am I spinning some story about life. So Buddhist images and text figure into my art in a huge way.
I used to work as a writer (and I still write) but in 1998 I started making and selling hand made cards. I have gradually been working on larger pieces. I am a full time working artist and as the joke goes I make part of my living making art,...
- Born on May 4
- Joined December 11, 2008