Hometown: Turnersville, NJ
Rob Leslie was born and raised in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. He relocated to New Jersey after years “on the road” as a musician and began painting. Rob has been a devoted exhibitor and supporter of the Waterfowl Festival for 27 years. In 2014 he was inducted into the Waterfowl Festival Hall of Fame. He is a life sponsor of Ducks Unlimited and, in 1996, was chosen as their International Artist of the Year. Rob paints primarily upland game birds, waterfowl, and waterfowl related topics such as hunting scenes and old decoys. He has designed 18 State Duck Stamps.