Artist biography for David Jackson artwork by David Jackson

David Jackson
A native of Ogden, Utah, David’s interest in art began at an early age and he has been working as a professional artist for over forty years. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Weber State University and a master of fine arts degree through Utah State University. He taught high school art for 27 years, retiring in the spring of 2000 to devote more time to his art.
Although he is well known for his accurate depictions of wildlife and western landscapes, David’s work is very diverse and includes a wide variety of subjects. His richly colored, impressionistic style has afforded him the opportunity of showing his work in private collections and shows throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. He has crafted monumental bronze sculptures for Weber State University, numerous high schools, private individuals and businesses. He is a strong supporter of numerous wildlife and charitable organizations.
David is always striving for excellence. He loves new challenges and opportunities which provide him with creative resources. He receives inspiration from the beautiful surroundings of his home and studio in Mountain Green, Utah.