Steven Jones – Artist
Steven Jones specialises in impressionistic oil paintings of Venice, seascapes and beach scenes that sell in art galleries in Europe and the USA and he works from his studio/gallery in the picturesque town of Beaumaris in Anglesey,North Wales. He has worked as a full time artist since graduating from Wrexham Art College. In 1981,he moved to London, where he worked as an illustrator, with clients including BBC Publications, Jaguar cars, Golf Monthly, Lloyds TSB and Readers Digest. He painted the film poster for “Christmas Carol” and 12 paintings for the 1986 BP Calendar. After moving back to his roots in North Wales, he started his own studio/gallery in Felinheli where he sold his paintings, limited edition prints and greeting cards. Steven’s paintings have sold in Sothebys, Christies and Bonhams and in 2010, he published his first Illustrated book, “The Anglesey Coastal Path”. He is currently working on paintings for an exhibition at the prestigious Plas Glyn-y-Weddw Gallery, Llanbedrog, the oldest gallery in Wales. It starts on 22nd September and runs until 10th November 2013.