Jet James is a well known artist from Yeppoon. He has won major art awards both locally and nationally with his highest recognition being from the National Portrait Gallery of Australia in Canberra when in 2009 he was shortlisted in the National Self Portrait for Youth.
Jet has taught and shared his passion for printmaking to other artists extensively across Queensland. He has had residencies with Emmaus college teaching 28 regional high school teachers, Queensland's Youngest and Brightest and has with government organizations including the PCYC holiday program, Human Ventures, FLOW - Fitzroy Basin, and many council galleries across Queensland. He is currently the Team Leader & Arts Facilitator with Multicap.