Jon Carraher is a fantasy artist and illustrator originally from Elizabethtown in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Jon’ passion for art and the natural world began at a very young age. Although he was initially led down a more traditional career path, Jon continually worked on his artistic skills. Jon is a primarily self-taught artist. The majority of Jon’s work is nature-based and fantasy-oriented and he gathers his inspiration from nature, folklore, and legends. Jon says that his art is an expression of his fascination with trees and his vivid imagination.
Jon lives in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania with his wife, Kyra, and their rescue dog and two cats as well as their outdoor feral cats. Jon currently works full-time as a Packaging Design Engineer. Aside from drawing and painting, Jon is an avid Lego collector, enjoys reading fantasy novels, working in his garden, and woodworking.