Born in Ohio, Jon Evans is an artist and photographer who earned his B.A. in Art Education from Wilmington College (OH). After a brief stint in Historical Artistic Restoration, he taught elementary and middle school children for 14 years. He left teaching to travel the United States in a camper/studio landing in Portland, Oregon where he apprenticed in metal fabrication. He finds inspiration in different cultures and has traveled to Japan, China, and South America. He currently resides in Mexico City.