Born in Pittsburgh, I have always enjoyed creating art and sculptures.
At age 9, my father introduced me to gas, arc welding, brazing, wood working, construction and shop principles. His training combined with a profound admiration for art, nature and science fiction, inspired me to create a large variety of sculptures throughout my childhood.
Throughout my schooling, I would submit a sculpture when assignments allowed, and sometimes when they didn’t. While attending The Art Institute of Pittsburgh I was invited to submit an entry in The Science Fiction and Film Festival which featured local as well as national artists. My 8-foot-long model spaceship, named the Zora Astra won a special judges award.
Working in the advertising field for 20 years as an art director, I was ‘responsible for designing displays,…
- Born on July 1
- Joined April 15, 2010