Hi, I’m John
I am a Newcastle-based artist with a passion for drawing pets and people. To be honest, I am a professionally trained and highly experienced geologist who at the opposite end of my career decided to turn my art hobby into a business. I have always drawn stuff from my teenage years, heavily influenced by my father who himself, produces impressive oil landscape paintings.
After a long hiatus, I took up sketching (again). I started drawing celebrities for practice aiming for “photo-realism”, and then had a crack at drawing pets. It became clear to me that people love their pets as much as their fellow human beings, and so I embarked on this business to create hand-made memories for pet-lovers, and people.