renowned wildlife artist John Seery-Lester was born in Manchester,
England where he grew up with a sketchbook in hand. John
became a professional artist in 1974. It was in 1980,
after his first trip to East Africa, that he began painting
images of the natural world. This became a turning point
in his career, and in 1982 he moved to the United States.
with Mill Pond Press the following year. Since then he
has had 250 limited edition prints published. Many of
these have sold out within days of release. Demand for
his original works has become stronger each year.
received many awards and recognition for his outstanding achievements
in the field of wildlife art. He was presented to His
Royal Highness Prince Phillip and was commended for his work
in conservation. He has been chosen to exhibit works in
the prestigious Leigh Yawkey Woodson Museum's "Birds in Art"
and "Wildlife: An Artist's View" shows each year since 1983.
John is also an excellent art teacher, and his workshops have
become a great success. In January 2000, John married
fellow wildlife artist, Suzie Zimos, and they now live in Florida.
"High Country Champion" Giclee print by John Seerey-Lester
Ed. Print 7 3/4" x 11 3/4"
view more artwork by John Seerey-Lester in the Show Preview
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