John joins the Wicked Art Bar team as an instructor with a creative flair for painting and drawing. John has a BFA and has worked professionally in the arts for over 20 years. He has experience teaching illustration and cartooning, and previously worked in both the television and film industries. As a freelance artist he's worked on textbooks, websites, logos, press kits and many other projects. He has worked as an ink and painter/compositor on commercials, a digital touch-up artist, and has created numerous custom paintings on furniture for retail clients. John is a long-time advocate and volunteer for rescued dogs, and shares his NH home with his special-needs Dachshund "Edison".