Michael Dustin was raised in a small logging and farming community in central Idaho. It was there that he developed his love of the outdoors and wildlife. Many of those experiences soon found their way onto canvas and he has been sharing them with art lovers ever since. He attended Boise State University where he pursued a bachelor of fine arts degree in illustration and advertising design. After college, he worked in the Boise area as a graphic designer and an art director, he now concentrates full time on his painting career. Michael is an award-winning artist and has sold his paintings throughout the world. Some of Micahel's clients include The World Sports Hall of Fame, The National Wresting Hall of Fame, Wolf Education and Research Center, Idaho Chapter of Foundation for North American Wild Sheep. Michael paints in a variety of mediums from oil, acrylic and traditional watercolors. His studio is on their Eagle, Idaho horse ranch, where he lives with his wife Suzie, twin daughters and their array of animals.