John Eagle was born in Ashtabula, Ohio. He grew up in Hawaii and San Francisco Bay area. His artistic career began in San Jose, California where he completed his undergraduate degree at San Jose State University. Post graduate studies include Otis Institute LA and Laguna College of Art and Design.
John is nationally known for his impressionist scenes of the Laguna Beach area. His style developed from his love for painting on location “en plein aire” like the French impressionists, whose style he has emulated since childhood.
He is the owner of Studio7 Galleries in Laguna Beach, and is an artist member of the Sawdust Art Festival, Festival of the Arts, Laguna Plein Air Artists Association, Southern California Artists Association and SOCALPAP. John is also a registered artist in Who’s Who in American Art.