Artist and print designer Leanne Claxton grew up in Lancashire, moving to London in 2002 to complete a BA (Hons) degree in Textile Design at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. In 2005, she trained in Paris under Christian Lacroix where she discovered haute couture and the relationship between art and fashion. Since graduating, she has worked both in-house and as a freelance print designer for major brands in London, Paris, New York, Hong Kong, and Spain.

Since 2020, Leanne has been the artist in residence at Harrow International School in Hong Kong. Whilst continuing to participate in exhibitions and work on design collaborations globally.