Jim began painting in 1997 and shortly after that, started to exhibit his work regionally.  In 1998, Jim found a home at Grits Cafe in Forsyth, GA to showcase his work .  In 2012, a fire destroyed Grits Cafe along with over 30 of Jim's paintings.  The restaurant was rebuilt a year later and is once again, home to many of Jim's paintings.

Jim's  work has been exhibited at:

 The Stofko-Dixon Line *

The Gallery at Theatre Macon*

Middle Georgia Arts Alliance*

The Georgia National Fair

The Quinlan Visual Arts Center *

Oriel Flodau - Aberystwyth, Wales

MOMA Wales *

* Solo Shows

Jim has been represented by:

 The Stofko -Dixon Line 

 Bolingbroke, Georgia

 Dan Goad Gallery

St. Simons Island, Georgia

  Hollis Gallery

 Chattanooga, Tennessee

CK Swan

Highlands, North Carolina

Jim's paintings are in private and corporate collections in  The Unites States, Canada, England, Scotland, Wales, and Germany.

His work is currently available for sale at: 

Grits Cafe - Forsyth, GA

CK Swan - Highlands, NC

Pen Piner Studio - Macon, GA