Jerry Amon attended the St. Paul School of Art and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. He has received numerous local and regional awards including special recognition by the Minnesota Museum of Art for a historical review done in metal sculpture. He has sculptures and watercolors in thirty-eight states. Jerry lives with his wife, Kris, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. They are proud parents of two grown children. These days Jerry enjoys building toys and furniture and, as much as possible, being a loving grandfather to three grandchildren.