Join Justin Youngthe artist behind the "Young At Art Collection" on display at the Waukee Public Library July 12th - August 31stfor a casual Q&A and a discussion of his art and inspiration.

Artist Biography:

After graduating from high school in Iowa City, Justin earned a Bachelors Degree from Iowa State University.

He has enjoyed painting since he was a youngster. He uses pastels, watercolors, acrylics, charcoal etc. in his artwork which includes cityscapes, as well as pets, human, and architectural portraits. 

Justin also enjoys teaching private art lessons for children and art workshops for K-12 and University students. He has done numerous commissioned artworks for individuals and companies, and has exhibited in the central Iowa area, at the Iowa State Fair, and Lauritzen Gardens in Omaha. He's won a number of awards at various art shows—including "People's Choice" at the 2019 Iowa Watercolor Society Art Show.