Jon Carsman was born in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania in 1944. He paints houses streets and the countryside of small towns in America. Jon paints realism with a touch of fantasy using bright colors.
Carsman's paintings reflect the resurgence of American realism in art. His pallet is vibrant and intense and very unique. His education includes a B.S. in Art Education from Wilkes College in 1966 and a M.A. in Art Education from New York University in 1967.