Andy Jones received his MFA in Studio Art from Louisiana Tech University in 1982 and a BA from St. Andrews College, North Carolina in 1980. During the 1980′s he worked as a designer and illustrator for The Ingraham Clock Company in North Carolina. In 1990 he moved to Connecticut to practice and teach painting, drawing and design.
His paintings in oil and watercolor have explored the New England landscape. He has an extensive exhibition record and has received awards throughout the United States. Professional highlights include producing the design used for the US Mint, Connecticut Quarter and election into The Connecticut Fine Arts Academy and The Connecticut Plein Air Painters Society.