A lifelong native of Wisconsin, Dave has emerged as one of America's most respected wildlife artists. This self-taught artist has depended upon his own God-given talent, experiences and background as the foundation for the development of his work.
Dave has been sketching and studying wildlife since the age of 6. His professional career started as a freelance illustrator for various magazines and books in the mid-70's. In 1978, he published his first limited-edition print which gained him respect as a talented wildlife artist.
Whether it's design, illustrations, original oil or acrylic paintings, or highly-detailed wood sculptures, his work is appreciated by a worldwide circle of wildlife art enthusiasts and collectors.