Beginning with studies in college, Paul has nearly 40 years learning, teaching and being an artist. Working alongside such luminaries as Ned Mueller, and Austin Dwyer, Paul remains devoted to the mastery of his craft. Strong color, design and sense of light are hallmarks of his work. Paul is a retired disabled military officer. He belongs to the following associations: American Society of Marine Artists, Puget Sound Group of Northwest Artists, Plein Air Washington Artists.