Jay Greig is a graphite pencil artist owner of J. Greig Graphics. This is a company from which he publishes and sells his work. The artworks of this painter are detailed illustrations which portray a variety of themes.
Greig uses a variety of pencils when drawing his artworks. Perspective, rich tonality and a number of rendering techniques are used mainly by this artist to create depth and movement.
Greig draws his inspiration by his life-long love of animals and nature.
His drawings have won many awards in numerous national and international juried shows. Some of these shows are The Salmagundi Club, American Artists Professional League, Allied Artists of America, and Audubon Artists. Moreover, his drawings have been featured in a number of publications such as Western Horseman and American Quarter Hourse Journal have featured Greig’s artwork, as well as numerous other articles and covers on various publications.
The artworks of this noted artist have been been widely published and dwell in collections in Europe, the UAE and the United States.
Greig was born in Carson City, Nevada in 1980. The artist received his Associate of Arts Degree from the University of Nevada, with Summa Cum Laude honors.