Born and raised in New Hampshire and very proud of his New England upbringing, The 'Live Free or Die' motto is well rooted. Classically trained in Visual Communications from the Art Institute, Chicago. He also studied abroad at the Basel School of Design HGK (Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst) in Basel, Switzerland. As much as he adores beautiful design that is digitally rendered, handmade works have a huge influence on his design process. Handmade gives everything a more intimate feel. Everything from pencil renderings to hand crafted woodworks; he will use these skills whenever possible.
His understanding and appreciation for simple design techniques help him create pieces that communicate vasts amount of information in a straightforward way.