Donald Evenson was born and raised in Seattle, Washington and grew up experiencing
the splendor of the outdoors. Since his youth he has been inspired by the beauty of nature.
After studying painting at the San Francisco Art Institute, and design and illustration
at the Academy of Art College, also in San Francisco, he began a career as a commercial
artist in the Bay Area. He has worked as an illustrator for Boeing Commercial Airplanes
in Seattle and graphic artist and designer for Honeywell, in Phoenix. He has also
produced numerous murals and commissioned works for corporate businesses and
residential clients. Today, he enjoys traveling to many worldwide locations sketching and
painting en Plein Air.
His work has appeared in numerous galleries and private collections throughout
the world. He is a member of the Sonoran Arts League and Oil Painters of America.
Presently, his studio and home is in Scottsdale, Arizona.