Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Jim received a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts in 1966 and originally joined Hallmark the very same year. Since then he has enjoyed a long and varied creative career both within Hallmark and as an independent artisan. Over the years he has sculpted a wide range of products including the ever-popular, fun-loving Peanuts characters and the beautifully detailed Nature's Sketchbook Collection by Marjolein Bastin. To this day Jim continues to enjoy sculpting a wide variety of unique and new products for Hallmark.