John is best known for figurative, whimsical, and gently surreal coastal paintings. His imaginative work captures solitary moments of love and inspiration around the Lowcountry. Applying his curious and often times whimsical twist and title to a painting, his art takes the viewer on an unexpected and magical journey.
“Your art always makes me smile” is the most Frequent comment received from collectors and friends. With his bright and bold palette, John’s painting style is instantly recognizable throughout his wide and varied range of subjects; be it people, boats, or a coastal land or seascape.
A graduate of Ringling School of Art and Design, John has maintained a lifelong career as painter, illustrator and graphic designer.