Alan is a local artist, living in Pasadena, California. Having grown up in rural central Florida, he made the journey to Los Angeles in 1985 to attend Otis Parsons School of Design. Shortly thereafter, he began a 12 year career working with the Walt Disney Company as an illustrator/colorist. In 2001 Alan traveled to Japan to field art direct two of the castles for the Tokyo Disney Seas project.
Upon his return to California, he joined the IATSE Local 729/Set painter’s union and began working in the film and television industry. Alan has continued an active freelance career throughout the years and in 2015 earned his painter’s contractor license and started his mural company, Alan Jergens Decorative Finish. An accomplished illustrator, muralist, and art director, Alan has extensive experience creating, developing and executing concept/theme oriented projects, signage, backdrops and plaster finishes.