My backround is deeply rooted in Illustration and printmaking. I received a BFA from the College of Visual Arts in Saint Paul, MN. In my early career I worked as a freelance illustrator, and printmaker. My medium of choice was the woodcut which is how I learned to carve. I quickly developed a passion for beautiful wood, interesting furniture, and extraordinary architecture. I am a self taught woodworker and am always looking for a new challenge. I still create woodblock prints, and am constantly drawing. Currently I've been focused on my three dimensional work.
My work is influenced by Art Nouveau,... (more)