Jay Ryan is a Canadian born sculptor based out of Toronto, Ontario. Inspired by early stop motion animation and practical effects of 80’s horror and sci-fi movies. Jay’s passion and deep love of these iconic characters led him into the field of special effects.
Also a trained graphic artist, Jason prides himself on his attention to detail and has made it his mission to create the most realistic and accurate life size representations of these beloved characters that will satisfy even the most discriminating movie fan or collector. Jay is regularly commissioned to create sculptures for museums; art exhibits as well as private collectors.
As a result, his work can be found in the homes of Hollywood actors, Presidential makeup artists, CNN correspondents, popular video game designers, Hollywood special effects artists and many private collectors from North America, to South America, Europe and Asia.