Author Archives: Jon

Jon has been working in watercolor for over 45 years, both as a fine artist and in his career as an award-winning architectural illustrator. He lives in the foothills of Los Angeles, next to nature and close to the city.

Empty Slip

  The Empty Slip Walking the docks in any marina I always feel a sense of potential. Most of the slips you see are occupied. When you see an empty slip it means the owner […]


Town Hall, San Francisco

Here’s a new watercolor of a building I saw in San Francisco last fall. I loved how the light was hitting the upper floor while the shadow of its neighbor created a somber mood at […]


Miniature Landscapes

I like to bring a watercolor palette with me everywhere. Sometimes you have the half hour of free time in the middle of a hike, camping trip, or family outing to do a small painting. […]