Jean Esther was born in Martinique, a small French island in the Caribbean. He moved to the United States when he was five and lived in New York, Long Island. Jean received much of his artistic training from B.O.C.E.S. Cultural Arts Center in New York while attending high school.
It was the discovery of his Artistic talents at an early age that inspired Jean to pursue a career in the Arts. Today, his home is Reading, PA, where he works as a freelance professional artist and art consultant. Jean is known for his array of expertise in drawing, painting, concept design, animation, Murals , and Art Instructor. He does many commissioned artworks, custom logo designs, and participates in community events inspiring others in the arts.
Growing tremendously from his experiences he created his own art service company website . Jean also went on and pursued his childhood dream to create his own comic book. He became an author and an illustrator of Meta Sabian an independent graphic novel that turns real people into super hero’s.
The list of Jean’s Artistic talents keeps on growing because of his passion for learning new techniques. He is a Virtuoso. But he isn’t the type of Artist that stays cooped-up. He persistently opens his home, mind, and talents to fellow friends, artists, strangers, and community leaders. He never stops moving. His heart is large. His mission is to inspire others toward a more fruitful life in creative exploration and healthy living.
Jean Esther also has been instructing art classes to kids and adults at Studio B in Boyertown for over seven years. His students love his classes, and appreciate his knowledge in Art.
Judge of 30-years and recent Mayoral Candidate, Wally Scott, employed Jean in 2011 to illustrate two amazing Children stories that told the true meaning of Christmas; The first being, The Carpenter Who Saved Saved Christmas, and the second, The Children’s Tree.
Wally’s visions and Jean Art comes to life every holiday on 9th and Washington St. where 1,500 people gather to Celebrate Christmas.
Jean embodies Hope and shares it willingly too. If you believe in that “one thing” that you wish you could create, give Jean a call. Every project he takes on, he approaches with the same energy and compassion.