Emma F. Leadem’s watercolors and digital illustrations are soft, bright, and nautically inspired. Featuring a variety of sea creatures, Leadem uses visual storytelling to inspire a love for animals in viewers of all ages.
During her time at PCA&D, Leadem completed a mentorship with illustrator Alisa Wismer. Her senior thesis is a digital children’s book that follows a boy around the beaches of the Florida Keys.
Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, b.1998