About the Artist

cjPaintingCJ Johnston was born in Houston TX, and grew up in the north Dallas area. Being an artist and exploring art was an important part of who he was growing up. Once he graduated from High School, CJ enrolled and graduated from the School of The Art Institute of Chicago where he learned how to express himself as an artist. After 20+ years of designing and developing user interfaces for software companies in various fields he has returned to his first loves of painting and metalwork.