James Whynot attended the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), where he studied Sequential Art and Illustration. He got his start in the art world in high school by making flyers and merchandise for Metal bands in the South Florida area.
After high school he decided to pursue his dream of being a comic artist and writer. Since he loved reading comics as child and still today. In college James was torn between being a penciller or an inker. After being noticed by DC comics for his inking talent, he now concentrates his time to mostly inking. Now James has returned to South Florida where he lives with his cat Byshoo and does work for various comic companies.