Aaron is a fine artist and art instructor currently living in Fairfield Connecticut. He grew up in Westport and had his first formative painting experience attending the summer camps at Silvermine Arts Center. Towards the end of high school, Aaron was mentored by veteren conceptual artist Colin Fix with a focus on character design and digital illustration. On the recommendation of Colin, Aaron attended San Jose State University in the Animation/Illustration program, learning the fundamentals of drawing and painting. There he met world renowned illustrator and fine artist Barron Storey, who became Aaron’s next mentor, focusing on fine art and illustration. While living in Florida, Aaron taught anatomy and figure drawing at The Morean Arts Center in St. Petersburg, as well as having work awarded in their juried exhibitions. Moving back to Connecticut in 2017, Aaron has had honorable mentions in numerous Juried shows at Rowayton Arts Center and is now an exhibiting member. Aaron teaches private art lessons, often with a focus on digital painting, and looks forward to offering many more classes at Silvermine in the future!