Don began his art career as a commercial illustrator with companies like AT&T, US Steel, NIPSCO & Guidepost Magazine. He has studied art and education at schools such as the American Academy of Art, Purdue University, and Calumet College.
Don has won many awards "Best of Show" at Chicago's Inkin' Lincoln Convention, "Most Realistic" at Indianapolis Old School Convention, and "Best of the Day" at Champaign, Illinois Man's Ruin Convention.
Don is totally dedicated to his studio, his clients and his family. His pride and integrity show in each and every tattoo he does.