Jez Jones was born in 1985. He studied Illustration at the Lincoln College of Art and Design and the University College Falmouth, experimenting in oil painting, watercolours, pencil and inks. Early motivation for Jez's work came from Jenny Saville, Lucian Freud, Euan Uglow, Michael Frith and Edward Hopper.
Jez is an Artist and Illustrator based in Bracebridge Heath, Lincoln with experience in portraitre, tattoo design, book illustration, exhibition work, t-shirt design and one off illustrations. Previously, Jez has exhibited work in Florence, London, Cannes, Glasgow and Lincoln, whilst also creating illustrations for various websites, books and one off illustrations for individual clients. His vast portfolio of realistic, hand drawn tattoo designs have been commissioned by clients across the world, most notably America, Canada and Europe. Jez's real passion lies in portraiture, where he can express character, atmosphere and an eye for detail in each individual drawing.