After serving five years in the RCAF, I attended and graduated from the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. My professional career includes studio and freelance illustration, layout and design and a senior Art Director position with a Chicago advertising agency. I am a licensed pilot, a contributing artist to the USAF Art Program and an Artist Member of ASAA since its inception. As a member of the early aviation art movement, my career was established as an illustrator of model box tops. Today, many of my original box top paintings done for Monogram, Lindberg, Hawk and Comet are collectors‘ items. ...more
My paintings have been commissioned by corporate aircraft manufacturers for their public relations programs and currently my paintings are being commissioned by private owners, former military personnel and aviation collectors.