CeCeile Hartleib is a Realist/Impressionist painter. Originally from Ohio, where she began her training with Allan R. Banks, CeCeile relocated to Minnesota and studied for four years at Atelier LeSueur. This was followed by an additional year of advanced study with Stephen Gjertson. She has taught numerous classes and workshops at Atelier North, Edina Art Center, Minnetonka Center for the Arts and currently teaches Basic Drawing, Plein-aire Landscape and Watercolor at The Atelier. She is a member of the Oil Painters of America, the Transparent Watercolor Society, the Minnesota Watercolor Society, Outdoor Painters of Minnesota, and the St. Paul Art Collective. Her work hangs in galleries in Minnesota and Ohio and in corporate and private collections internationally.