Born in Edmonton in 1937, Jerry Heine studied art at the University of Alberta and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. He is a member of the Alberta Society of Artists, the Federation of Canadian Artists. Presently, he instructs watercolor painting at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Extension. Heine creates his impressive watercolors with confidence; skillfully controlling color and light to give the illusion of movement and depth in his landscapes and florals.
His work can be found in numerous public and private collections.