California artist Kyle Leonard, who draws stunningly detailed stippled art with millions of dots, is inspired by the natural world and politics, especially the politics that affect the way we treat the environment. “I draw everyday as a creative outlet and for the meditative quality of it.”


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Leonard goes on to say that he is “inspired by many different artists like Escher, Haeckel, and street artists like Alexis Diaz and phlegm. I spend about 6 to 100 hours on each piece depending on size and complexity. My main method of drawing is stippling but I also use cross hatching.”

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“I am mainly inspired by the natural world and… the way we treat the environment”

“I spend about 6 to 100 hours on each piece depending on size and complexity”

“I draw everyday as a creative outlet and for the meditative quality of it”

“My main method of drawing is stippling but I also use cross hatching”

“I am inspired by many different artists like Escher, Haeckel, and street artists like Alexis Diaz and phlegm”

“Advice, trust your creative instincts when you are creating and let it happen”

“Create what you enjoy creating not what you think others will appreciate”

“Most of all practice your craft”

“No one is born an amazing artist”

“They are made through years of practice and patience”