The Artist lives in the Minnesota town of Lakeville, with his wife Kim, their two children Nicole and Adam(his only masterpieces), and their yellow lab Gracie.
1986 Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp winner,
1992 Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp winner,
Best of Show at National Wildlife Art Show in Kansas City,category Big Game,and category Dog
Displayed and Demonstrated at the Minneapolis Museum of Art,
Selected for Ducks Unlimited National Art Package twice,
Minnesota Ducks Unlimited Sponsor Artist and Flyway Artist, 2000 Minnesota Deer Hunters Association Artist of the Year, Best in Nation Wine Label Done For Hells Canyon Winery,
Many Sold Out Limited Edition Prints with National Publisher,
Best in Category Origional Wood Carving "Ruffed Grouse and Birch Stump" at Northern Nationals in Minneapolis,MN.
*2003 Minnesota Pheasant Stamp Winner
*2004 Minnesota Turkey Stamp Winner