LES Polinko is an award-winning sculptor, author, illustrator, and teacher. Her works can be seen in various polymer clay publications as well as on her website, www.LesPolinko.com. You can follow her on www.facebook.com/LesPolinko. She has degrees from Purdue University in Fine Art Painting and Drawing, Art History, and Art Education.
LES now resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She is the Vice President of the Pittsburgh Polymer Clay Guild, and co-creator of the epic children's book The Ganorch Under the Porch. Her work is inspired by universal archetypes, fantasy, dreams, and folklore - from Carl Jung and Joseph Campbell to Kermit the Frog. Les is currently busy creating new myths and worlds full of magical creatures!