Lea Sonne was born in Frederikshavn and has lived most of her adult life in Copenhagen.
Today she lives and works in Jystrup, Midtsjælland.

 Lea graduated from both "Ryesgade school of drawing" and "Primavera  school of art". 
She also finished two courses in visuel art.

She is a certified makeup-artist and has been working in this industry for 15 years,
including special effect makeup and styling.
Concurrently producing and selling her art, she then decided to move to the countryside and become a full-time artist.