Leah Busch


Leah Busch is an artist from Cincinnati, OH. She has held numerous positions in the arts, won numerous awards including for her Toast to Baby children’s book series, and taught extensively, and holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her first favorite pair of shoes were blue Keds.  

She has worked with Sandra Gross for many years as artists, teachers, and friends. Together they created Brazee Street Studios, an award-winning glass resource center, where they collaborate in projects ranging from fine art installations to introducing young children to the wonderful properties of glass. They regularly work with children in schools, workshops, and community events.

Leah's books available from blue manatee press:

Love Baby Healthy

Toast to Baby

Picture Books