Jared Paul Wilson


Jared Paul Wilson

Author Bio

Jared Paul Wilson is a wildlife and western artist, TV actor and children’s book author and illustrator. As a professional, Wilson focuses on depicting Southern culture and the wildlife that inhabit the vast landscapes. Staying true to the wonders of Texas and all its intricacies is a passion of Wilson. He is extremely proud about his heritage and all aspects that make the Lone Star State both unique and beautiful. In his artwork, Wilson strives to evoke a sense of feeling and connection with the viewer through each piece – a responsibility not taken lightly. In order to truly capture the heart of the South, Wilson travels extensively, and his Prismacolor Premier pencils are merely a vessel depicting his heart’s passion.

Working in Prismacolor Premier Soft Cored Pencils, Wilson generates a high level of meticulously photo realistic detail, texture and contrast within all of his masterpieces, a hallmark of Jared Paul Wilson artwork. The artist is constantly pushing himself to discover new ways to manipulate the medium in order to achieve desired results. The artist’s goal is that the viewer not simply obtain an accurate and satisfying depiction of Texas living, but rather, the viewer experience the artwork and be drawn into the wildlife and western image.

Art by Jared Paul Wilson can be found in several private collections worldwide and his reputation as a wildlife and western artist is quickly building momentum. He has exhibited at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Museum of Western Art, Brenham Heritage Museum and the Butler Longhorn Museum. Wilson has been featured within Colored Pencil Magazine, Hill Country Sun, Ft. Worth, TX City Magazine, Sun Watcher Magazine, Show Circuit Magazine, The Roundup and IN Magazine. He has been interviewed on radio shows such as the Texas Wildlife Radio Show, The Ranch and the Financial Breeze. Fox News has featured Wilson and he has been profiled by Prismacolor, the internationally acclaimed company that produces the medium used by the artist.

Jared Paul Wilson currently has a children’s TV show, Stable Fables, which premiered on Ride TV in the Fall of 2014. Wilson created the children’s show concept, writes every episode, animates, does the voice over for the different characters and live acts within each 30-minute segment.

Wilson is a two-time cancer survivor and through his life-threatening battles awoke a burning passion to share his love for wildlife and western art with the world. It is this brush with mortality that has driven the artist to maintain an unwavering and uncanny work ethic evident through his artwork. Every day given is a gift from God and Jared Paul Wilson creates artwork in an effort to not waste a moment of it. You can learn more about Jared’s battle with cancer by visiting international clothing brand, UV Skinz feature story of his battle.

In December 2009, Jared Paul Wilson married his wife, Erin, on the beautiful beaches of Fort Lauderdale, FL. Erin is a native Minnesotan and the two currently reside in Lake Jackson, TX with their daughter, Lily Madison, and a beagle named Daisy.