John Lackey is a native of Lexington and is the owner of Homegrown Press Studio & Gallery

at 569 North Limestone Street, next to North Lime Coffee & Donuts.

A painter of slightly surreal Kentucky landscapes, he is also responsible for

many logos, murals, posters and wood engravings for, among others,

Wilco, Holler Poets Series, Alfalfa Restaurant, Larkspur Press, Kroger,

the Kentucky Chamber, and the Kentucky Arts Council.


A painter, printmaker, songwriter and filmmaker, John also serves

on the boards of VIA Creative and the

Kentucky Writers and Artists for Reforestation.

He lives in Lexington with his wife Jenny and their two sons and one dog.