James Robinson was born in 1948 and was brought up among the Mining communities of Barnsley, South Yorkshire. During his formative years he discovered a natural aptitude for painting which for many years painted landscapes as a hobby.
This is until he joined the British Army, whilst serving overseas in Malta he continued to work alongside well-known Maltese Artists where he learned many skills. Every spare moment was dedicated to creating artworks. He has always had a passion for Landscapes and Woodland scenes to which he has found his unique style which is very popular with collectors around the world. Today he is a full time Artist working from his home studio. Having Exhibitions around Hampshire and Surrey, along with being a contestant in the Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the year both in 2016 and 2017.