Donald is a local artist who was born in Modesto, CA. He grew up through-out the Central Valley where his surroundings had a influence on his artwork. He studied at The Academy of Art in San Francisco where he was influenced by many great artists. He has had multiple shows in California. He has recently had one of his paintings placed in permanent display at Via Sacra in the island of Terceira Acores. He recently completed a mural in the town of Tracy, Ca. dedicated to Portuguese Heritage. He loves creating and sharing the process of painting with as many people as possible.