Jacob Buckland is a landscape painter who lives in Carmarthenshire. Born in Somerset in 1973, he grew up in Shropshire. In 1994 he was awarded an HND in Communication Art and Design at the Carmarthenshire College of Technology and Art. He later gained his MA in this subject at the Royal College of Art, graduating in 2003. He was resident artist at the Nature in Art Museum, Gloucestershire - 2004, 2006, 2012, running workshops and was supporting artist for Criw Celf, Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthenshire - 2012 - 2014.