John Weecks | Commercial Artist

Experience the award-winning artistry and craftsmanship of John Simon Weecks. Custom wood carvings, furniture, paintings, and illustrations.

Upcoming Event:

Exhibit Opening – Vista Center for the ArtsA new exhibition featuring mixed media artwork by John Simon Weecks will be on display at The Vista Center for the Arts in Surprise during the month of October. The public is invited to a free opening reception on Friday, Oct. 6 2023 from 5:30-7 p.m. at The Vista Center. The artist will be in attendance and available then for comment.
5:30pm – 7pm 15660 N Parkview Pl, Surprise, AZ 85374

A native of Austria, John has lived in France, New York, Connecticut, and Texas, and currently resides in Arizona. He served for four years in the U.S. Naval Construction Battalion (CBs), with a tour at McMurdo Station in the Antarctic with the Antarctic Support Activities.  Upon completion of his military service, he attended and graduated from a four-year commercial art program at Paier College of Art in New Haven, Connecticut, specializing in illustration, photography, and design.  He worked as an art director for NBC in Texas, designed and made models for the jewelry industry in New York City, and illustrated books for textbook publishers in New York, Chicago, San Diego, and New Jersey.  John has also worked on important antique furniture and toy restorations and continues to take commissions for special art projects of interest.

Irish heritage tells the story.


The Artist’s work is all unique and created based on his vision for the final piece. Please click here to commission a custom work.


Every piece is custom and hand-made by John Weecks. He has pioneered various of his own techniques for hyper-realistic works.

A bit of Magic

Award Winning

Multiple works by Artist John Weecks have been selected as first-prize winners in various fine-art competitions and shows.

Weecks Art Services

Post Office Box #1731

Sun City, AZ 85371

(602) 769-1334 |