Born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in 1953, Dan’s  work can be found in myraid of public, private and corporate collections in Canada, Mexico and Asia. Dan currently still lives in Calgary. He enjoys painting fishing boats and local dock scenes along the North Coast of British Columbia and Alaska.

Aviation themed paintings are a speciality mainly because Dan worked in the Aviation Industry in excess of twenty five years with a lot of time working Airports and Sales positions in Northern British Columbia. Dan is a holder of his Private Pilots License which he earned when he was still in High School.