About Jon

Jon Carraher is a self-taught fantasy artist originally from Lancaster County, PA.  Jon has had a passion for art from a very young age and although life led him down a more traditional career path, Jon continually worked on his artistic skills to eventually break away from tradition and pursue his passion full time.  He is a traveler of many worlds and realms and loves to share what comes forth in his journeys.  He has a unique vision and hopes to share some of the beauty within.


  • 2019 - 1st Place in Fine Art - New Hope Arts Festival

  • 2019 - Award of Distinction - Yorkfest

  • 2018 - 2nd Place in Fine Art - New Hope Arts Festival

  • 2018 - Best of Show in Fine Art - Foundry Day

  • 2017 - Master Artisan Status - Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen

Jon creates oil paintings depicting natural landscapes with deep atmospheric perspective, writhen, twisted trees, and mythical elements to develop a sense of ancient mystery.  Jon loves spending time in nature and studies both the seen and unseen of the natural world. In his work, Jon combines his love of nature and folklore with his vivid imagination to create a beautiful presence of myth and magic.