tropical boats

a flower



Juan Vela is a self-taught Fine Arts Painter, Illustrator and Designer.

His award-winning works, which demostrates a delicate mastery of watercolor and print techniques, have garnered international recognition through his solo exhibitions and his art been featured on the cover of The Artist Magazine. His original watercolors and limited editions prints hang in both private and corporate collections.

A truly versatile artist, Juan has also earned a place within the commercial art world, having produced illustrations for a wide range of licensed products and publications. He is also a noted nature book illustrator and has penned a range of articles on watercolor technique.

When he is not working in the off-the-grid studio he built in the woods of upstate New York, Juan enjoys traveling the world and painting wildlife.

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