James G. Ferrara is both a traditionally and digitally trained illustrator specializing in sports illustration. Memorializing both great figures and unforgettable moments in history, James has a unique talent for capturing the heart of the game.
James started his career as a digital art instructor at the Bergen County Academies, Academies@Englewood, and Dwight Morrow High School. He also founded ChampionshipArt.com, and held a license with NFL Properties, Inc. His work has been featured in The Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, The Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center, Beckett Football Magazine (September 2019 - Cover Art) , and the Private Collection of Bart Starr, legendary quarterback and Super Bowl I & II MVP for the Green Bay Packers. His portfolio also includes officially licensed artwork for The Super Bowl, NFC/AFC Championship Games, University of Notre Dame, NCAA Division I College Baseball World Series, Men's & Women’s Final Four Basketball Tournament, and the NCAA Division I Lacrosse Championship.
He lives and creates his work in the Greater New York area and is available for commission.