David attended the Dallas Art Institute in the early ’70s, when the curriculum focused on commercial art. Upon graduation he became the art director of a novelty company, and later owned a print company in downtown McKinney. In 2009 David picked up his pencils and brushes and began painting again, focusing on commissioned portraits and figurative painting in both pastels and oils. He has successfully entered his work in several exhibits and competitions. David is a Unique by Nature Juried Art Competition Prize Winner. In 2014 his oil painting, Music in Motion, was selected to become part of the McKinney Performing Arts Center’s Permanent Public Art Collection. David is an active member of the Arts and Music Guild and exhibits at The Cove (McKinney).