National award winning Artist Terry Jones was born in
Pasadena Texas he moved to Jewett Texas in 1979. He went to
work for Nucor Steel then Hoiston Light and Power Plant. 17
years ago Terry and his wife Carla opened up an Antique Shop
which is now his Gallery.
Having all these neat items just lying around his Antique Shop
got Terry thinking about something to do wiith them out of
boredom. he started off making metal trucks and tractors. from
there Terry started making Fish and Animals. His Art ranges
from Abstract and Whimsical to Monumental.
Terry works mainly with found objects from our past, turning
treasures from our past into treasures for the future. He works
with two Police Departments and one Sheriff's office destroying
confiscated weapons for them. Turning something bad into
Shyness is not a word that is in Terry's vocabulary. He has
been featured in Magazines, Newspapers, radio stations and on
Television. He and his Artwork have been presented on
television shows such as: Texas Country Reporter, Channel 7
Proud of east Texas, Channel13 News out of Houston Texas and
Channel7 out of Austin Texas. Not only has he made Television
Appearances he has also been featured on KAMU Radio out of
College Station Texas. Magazines such as Texas longhorn
trails,Texas Lawman andthe Horizon has all featured his
Sculptures. Also numerous Newspapers around the Country
have highlighted Articales pertaining ti his metal Sculptures.
Terry has also won many Awards from around the country as
well. his Art is loved by many.
Terry's Sculptures can be seen in Private Collections, City
Parks, Rerstaurants, Art Galleries and Museums all around the