Accessing the Spirit Through Art

Leslie Graff

Education Conference · June 08, 2013

Leslie Graff


Leslie Whyte Graff is an artist whose work is characterized by organic themes, repeating patterns and expressive color. She received a master's degree from Brigham Young University and her graduate research focused on children's art as an expressive tool. She completed child life clinical training at Johns Hopkins.

She has taught at the college level and served as a child life specialist. She also has traveled to numerous countries doing humanitarian work as a child life specialist. She is the psychological and developmental specialist for the Vascular Birthmarks Foundation and also works through a cultural arts grant as an artist-in-residence with a local school.

Graff currently lives in Massachusetts with her husband and three sons.