Jim was born in Newcastle, England
and raised in Devon, Connecticut. He
retired as a Jet Engine Technician from
the United States Air Force and as an
Aviation Curriculum Manager with the
United States Navy Civil Service. He
retired to the Ozarks with his wife Sandy in 2015. He works in watercolor, acrylics, pen & Ink, pencil, digital art and photography. He studied Commercial Art in Panama City, Florida.