LeAnne Sowa







LeAnne Sowa

LeAnne Sowa

Cedar Springs, MI


"LeAnne Sowa - Watercolorist/ Fine Artist"

LeAnne (Mawby) Sowa is a Western Michigan fine artist. At an early age she discovered her passion for art. Every chance she had she would be drawing in a sketch pad or on a piece of paper. Her favorite mediums soon became watercolor, graphite pencil and Pen and Ink.

To hone her skills, LeAnne took every drawing class in high school including mechanical drafting. Later studies included painting classes with Nancy Fox at Montcalm Community College, classes at the Fransican Center under June Berte, Cheri Den Boer and Linda Baker. One opportunity that presented, was to enroll in watercolor classes at Hertfordshire College in Ware, England where she and her family lived for one year.

LeAnne has been exhibiting her work since 1988, participating in a multitude of shows. These include shows at St. Cecilia's, Greenville Community Center, Eclectic Gallery in Ionia, Bella Vista Church in Rockford, D2 D2 Rivertown Artists Gallery, the Steketies Rivertown Artists Gallery, Rogue River Artists Group Shows and outdoor shows in Saugatuck, Holland, Grand Rapids, Ionia, Novi and Rockford. She has been a participant in all four years of "Artprize" in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She recieved the "Cora Bliss Taylor" Award at the Saugatuck Waterfront Invitational in 2011.

Her art is currently in "Our Gallery" of Pentwater, "Saugatuck Artists Collective" in Saugatuck,"The Frame and Mat Shop" in Rockford, the "Four Corners Frame Shop" in Holland and Stone Hedge Gallery in Elk Rapids, Michigan.

LeAnne is a member of the Pentwater Art Club of Pentwater, Michigan.

LeAnne Sowa is married, with two daughters, three grandsons, one dog and two cats.


Grand Traverse Terns by LeAnne Sowa


Watercolors Grand Rapids, Michigan, Grand River, Amway Grand, Devos Hall by LeAnne Sowa


Going to the Park, Dogs, Pitbulls, Labradors by LeAnne Sowa


The Rooster Crows, Rooster Painting, Rooster Prints, Chicken Paintings by LeAnne Sowa


Japanese Garden, Frederick Meijer Gardens, Grand Rapids, Michigan by LeAnne Sowa


Mackinac Bridge by LeAnne Sowa


Winter Dunes, Sand Dunes, Michigan Beach, Sleeping Bear Dunes by LeAnne Sowa


Sunbather, Calico Cat, Cat, Painting by LeAnne Sowa


The Bluejay, Bird Painting, Bluejay Painting, Bird Print, Bird Painting by LeAnne Sowa


Portland Head Light, Lighthouse Painting, Lighthouse Print, Maine Lighthouse, by LeAnne Sowa


Husky Dog Love, Husky Painting, Husky Print, Dog Painting, Dog Print by LeAnne Sowa


Dreams Adrift, Fishing Boat, Boat Painting, Boat Print, Boat Art by LeAnne Sowa


Pretty Please, Dog Portrait, Dog Painting, Dog Print, Dog Art by LeAnne Sowa


Leland Fishtown, Fishing village, Leland Painting, Michigan Painting, Boating, Boat Painting by LeAnne Sowa


Chihuahua, Dog Painting, Dog Portrait, Dog Prints, Dog Art by LeAnne Sowa


Sleeping Bear Dunes, Sand Dunes, Dune paintings, Sandy Beaches, Lake Michigan shoreline by LeAnne Sowa


Pumpkin Seed Fish by LeAnne Sowa


Bluegill Fish by LeAnne Sowa


Landscape Art, Oak painting, Tree painting, The Mighty Oak by LeAnne Sowa


Dog Painting, Beagle painting, Dog Art, Beagle Art, Bonny Beagle by LeAnne Sowa


Port Isaac, Port Wenn, Cornwall, Doc Martin, Cornwall painting, Harbor painting by LeAnne Sowa


Maine Coon Cat, Cat Paintings, Cat prints, by LeAnne Sowa


Clydesdale, Horses, Horse paintings, Horse prints by LeAnne Sowa


Cornwall fishing boats, Cornwall harbor paintings, Safe Behind the Seawall by LeAnne Sowa


Round Bales, Round Red Barns, Barn Painting, Barn prints by LeAnne Sowa


Sail Away by LeAnne Sowa


Michigan City Chicago Dreams by LeAnne Sowa


Horse Bath by LeAnne Sowa


Sleepy Kitty by LeAnne Sowa


Stonehenge Moon by LeAnne Sowa


Chocolate Cocker Spaniel Sophie by LeAnne Sowa


White Shepard by LeAnne Sowa


Grand Haven Autumn by LeAnne Sowa


Red Husky by LeAnne Sowa


Summer Nights by LeAnne Sowa


Michelangelo Moose by LeAnne Sowa


Golden Retriever Light by LeAnne Sowa


Bug Light Portland Maine by LeAnne Sowa


D H Day Farm by LeAnne Sowa


Mission Peninsula Gold by LeAnne Sowa


Fishtown - Spork Tile Art by LeAnne Sowa


Christmas at the Hexagon House by LeAnne Sowa


Crawford Lake Nature Estates by LeAnne Sowa


Crawford Lake Morning by LeAnne Sowa


Earth and Butterfly by LeAnne Sowa


In the Beginning, Meijer, Greenville, Michigan, Old Store Front by LeAnne Sowa


Wooden Boat Blues by LeAnne Sowa


Memories of the Nickerson Inn by LeAnne Sowa