Arjaa Raghu won the Best of Show Artwork in 2020 Illinois State Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest
The talented Artist Kathleen Nie won the 2019 IHSAE Star ( Illinois High School Art Exhibition )
Selina Shen won the Best of Show in 2019 Illinois Junior Duck Stamp Art Contest
The talented Artist Dayeeta Banerjee won Top 10 award in 2017 Summer Celebrating Art Contest
Michelle Hu made a big achievement, she won Top 10 award in 2016 Summer Celebrating Art Contest
April Zhang's Artwork won Top 10 award in 2015 Summer Celebrating Art Contest
The four 5th Arts Olympiad winners from Illinois are from Jack Zheng Art Studio
Lillian Chen's Artwork won Top 10 award in 2015 Spring Celebrating Art Contest
Both first place winners in category 7-9 grades and 4-6 grades are from Jack Zheng Art Studio on 2015 State-Fish Art Contest
Three state winners in 2015 State Aviation Art Contest are from Jack Zheng Art Studio
Student Artworks Gallery
About the Teacher
Jack Zheng is a professional actively teaching fine artist. Jack currently is a member of OPA ( Oil Painters of America) , and a member of AWS (American Watercolor Society). Jack Zheng Art Studio was awarded as Best Art Class in Aurora 5 Consecutive Years in 2022 ,2021, 2020, 2019 and 2018. Jack is honored Teacher Award by Celebrating Art.
Jack graduated from Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, a professional fine art university in China, and earned a Bachelor Degree in Fine Art in 1990. His 5 years of study and training for B.F.A laid him a solid foundation in painting and sculpture. Jack won several awards in the China National Fine Arts Exhibition.
Jack has over 30 year professional experience as a portrait artist and fine artist. He has experience with a variety of mediums over the years, which include pastel, charcoal, oils and watercolors, gouache and pen ink as well as sculpture. He is adept at portraits, landscape and figurative work. His artworks have been widely recognized by New York and Chicago Area.
Jack has many years art teaching experience. Jack taught at Liaoning Arts and Crafts College when he was in China. He also taught art classes in his art studio for all skill levels in a variety of subjects and techniques. Jack offers best approach to all levels students from beginner to intermediate and advanced students. Jack's effective step by step instructional method can greatly help and encourage students and enhance their talent.
Jack's many year experiences as professional fine artist and fine arts teacher makes it possible for his students to receive solid training and professional level's guidance. Many of his students have won prizes in various competitions in the United States.
TEACHER & EDUCATOR of ART
ACTIVELY TEACHING FINE ARTIST
Art Class Demo
portrait drawing by Jack Zheng Demo1
portrait Drawing with Charcoal Demo2
Xilin Advanced Art Class