Gregory Erickson always knew he wanted to be an artist. He has been drawing from the time he was able to hold a pencil. Gregory completed the Commercial Art Program at Bismarck State College in ND. He has spent the past 16 years working as an illustrator and graphic designer. As an avid outdoorsman, he shows his love of animals through his artwork. He has a devotion to hunting dogs, especially labrador retrievers. He works in a variety of mediums including pencil, colored pencil, pen & ink, and scratchboard. Scratchboard has become his favorite for animals, because of the magnificent detail that can be achieved.