John is an award-winning professional artist/photographer and a much sought-after instructor in the Metro Atlanta area. John's personal focus centers on capturing and creating realistic, figurative portraits and representational works with a dreamlike yet realistic and often asymmetrical ambiance.
As an instructor, John is thrilled to work with young and mature artists alike as they develop their skills and begin to visualize their artistic dreams. Since 1999, three of his adult students have gone on to become Instructors at local Art Centers, five students have been accepted into MFA programs, and John has helped place 26 of his teen students in colleges & professional design schools including: Rhode Island School of Design; Ringling College of Art and Design; Parsons, The New School; F.I.T.; MICA; SAIC; GSU; Auburn University; New Paltz, N.Y., Columbia, Cal Arts; UGA; Syracuse University, KSU; SCAD, & more.