Leslie Eaton MMR photo 

Leslie Eaton is a retired NASA engineer and a Master Model Railroader best known for her NanoAnimation electronics clinics. Additionally, she is known for her Tips & Tricks for Scratchbuilding and Kitbashing and Getting Down and Dirty with Weathering clinics. Eaton designed the Real Deal Weathering paint set and Real Deal Scenery paint set that can be used for dry brush or airbrush painting your models.

In 1999 Eaton became the third woman to receive a Master Model Railroad certificate (#289) and presents the Ask The MMR booth at the NMRA National Train Show. 

Eaton is a speaker on the Houston Livestock Shop and Rodeo Speaker’s Committee. She is also very active in astronomy and is an amateur radio (K5LLE) operator.