the satisfaction of pushing formless gobs of paint around until
they coalesce into something that looks real that excites me about
painting. Iíve tried, unsuccessfully, to paint with less detail
but that is not who I am. Leaving something incomplete, whether
that be the subject or its environment, pains me to the point of
John was born on February 17, 1970 in Styvechale, Coventry (England).
There have been artistic people throughout Johnís family history
and he has inherited his abilities. Self taught, John skills as
an artist have grown with him. His aim is for each piece to capture
the life and spirit of the subject he paints. His earlier works
were in pencil and were mainly human subjects. John has experimented
with various other mediums from oils, watercolors and pastels, eventually
realizing that his favorite medium is acrylic.