Lesa Welch is a local Artist, specialising in Detailed Graphic Lino Art. Lesa,s work focuses on her love of The Sea and the themes include Sailors, Mermaids, sealife and Cornish sailing traditions. Many of her pieces are comical with cheeky poses and tongue in cheek slogans. Her style is recognisable and growing in popularity. Throughout the county her work can be seen in restaurants & exhibitions as well as featuring on Local Rum bottles.
A number of her pieces have been printed onto on to quality clothing as well as being available as printed artworks. You can even wear them as temporary tattoos or embroidered patches.
Supporting The Local Community
Lesa supports the local community every year by producing the Polperro village T-shirt, where 30% goes to village events . She also has a number of pieces that depict the white washed buildings , hidden back streets and beautiful harbour.