hello, my name is david galchutt and i've been making art for as long as i can remember....well, actually i can pinpoint the moment to a day in kindergarten, when i decided to become an artist. the teacher instructed us to draw trees. everyone's trees looked like brown and green q-tips....and i was indignant, because trees had branches and leaves and bird's nests....so that's how i drew mine.
i come from a family of artists. my father and mother met at chouinard art institute as students back in the 50's. my father worked as a graphic designer and my mother studied costume design. i can feel their influence in my own work.
i graduated from art center college of design in the 80's. my commercial art career has been primarily in three areas. i worked for a number of years freelancing in the toy industry (barbie helped pay my bills…
- Born on February 27
- Joined March 20, 2009