"I'll always have that Disney experience to draw from, and to this day, it makes my work unique."

James Coleman began his art career painting background scenes and art directing for some of Walt Disney's most beloved films - The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Fox and the Hound, Mickey's Christmas Carol and more. A master of color, light and design, James Coleman is now one of the most collected and sought-after artists around the world. His art illuminates the world with vibrant colors, gentle moods, powerful design and exquisite detail. James is talented across many mediums and works in oil, watercolor, gouache pastel and metal leafing. His work is impressionistic and luminous and his art intrigues the eyes and touches the heart. His paintings, found in many fine, personal and corporate collections, are warm, inviting and unique.


“When someone sees one of my paintings, I want them to really feel the place that I’m depicting. My desire is that they will want to travel into that painting and become part of it.”

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