Master Printmaker • Artist • Educator
John uses various myths and legends to inform his bright and vivid imagery. Through his affinity for the mystical, we observe the subtle secretive world of our natural habitat.
His signature is meticulously detailed conceptual images, brought to life by his technical mastery of printmaking techniques such as; etching, linocut, lithograph, woodblock and mezzotint, which he prints on one of South Africa’s largest presses. John is also an accomplished Charcoal, pencil and Pastel artist.
John shares his passion for art by teaching short courses in print techniques and drawing to students, adults and children. He also offers master classes and internships to artists wishing to learn about the different printmaking methodologies.
The Pangolin Room – John’s studio in Fourways, Sandton is fully equipped with small, medium and large printing presses and lots of surface space enabling the creation of large or small artworks. John’s studio space is available for exclusive use by seasoned artists, by prior arrangement.