Born and raised at the Los Angeles harbor John grew up skateboarding and drawing. He is a creative production artist and has worked with companies World Industries, Darkstar and Blind Skateboards. He designs for Slow Toast, an indie art magazine and produces his own line of t-shirts and skateboard graphics.
His professional skillset is expertise illustration and design in Adobe programs Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Sketching and a unique hand style is strong in his work, both on screen and on paper. His technical knowledge in print production and apparel design combines his art skills well with tangible projects.
Funny, loving, human things inspire his work. His life passions besides art, skateboarding, vegetables and the ocean are running ultra marathons, exploring the mountains around LA and cycling along the Santa Monica Bay. He currently works above Ports O' Call, gathering inspiration from the area.