Aaron J Sawyer was born in Owensboro, Kentucky in 1982. He has been drawing since childhood but started painting, using acrylics primarily, in 2004. Focusing on abstract design and using a "layering" method he has produced and given away over 50 paintings. He also produces The Adventures of Aaron and Chris - a comic series about his life and friends. He enjoys Chiptune music, being increasingly unsociable, and playing with his cat Pretzel.