Jamie Jardine was born in 1975 in Windsor Ontario and is the youngest of 5 children. His father was an R.C.M.P. officer so the family was transferred around Canada living in 6 different cities including 4 years in the Northwest Territories. Jamie graduated high school in Edmonton, Alberta and then returned to Ontario to enroll in Fine Art at Fanshawe College. He graduated in 2000 and began to exhibit in London Ontario. For the next 14 years he would continue to paint and travel. He has painted in Cuba, Italy, England, France and all over Canada including the Canadian arctic. He was married in 2003 and now has 2 daughters aged 5 and 7 years. In 2014 Jamie began to concentrate his efforts beyond London.