Born and raised in Jamaica, Aeron Cargill is an imaginative sketch artist and digital artist who won the CXC award and a scholarship to UWI for the highest grade in 2D art in the Caribbean. He graduated with a BA in Visual Arts.
Aeron’s works have appeared on the cover of children's books, text books, novels, and more. His clients include book publishers and companies such as Grey Advertising, Quarto Kids, and Heinemann. He also self-published the book Jamaican Proverbs Illustrated in 2018. He is represented by Miranda Paul of Erin Murphy Literary Agency.
Aeron’s illustrations are a playful blend of whimsical realism with a touch of nostalgia. His inspiration comes from classic colonial paintings, modern surrealism, and a desire to show people things they miss in this world or within themselves.