Elli Lestas was born in London, raised in Bromley, studied textiles at Camberwell College of Art and MA Fine art at Goldsmiths. Now based in Cyprus, she became involved in horticulture specializing in seed germination. After a long break returned to her art in 2012 and has had two solo exhibitions and participated in group shows with her abstract drawings and photography. She has previously exhibited with art.earth.
She set up an arts education centre located inside a plant nursery that also hosts exhibitions to established artists.
Elli will introduce her work on Friday and is sharing an image from recent art work, and says:
I have been working with nature objects, here are some more on my site for your information maybe one of the others is better I will let you advise! http://www.ellilestas.com/RECENTWORK/NATUREOBJECTS/