Phil was born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. Phil is a guy that does stuff. He fixes things. Paints. Phil did some schooling in Toronto's Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD) and at Calgary's Alberta's College of Art - in painting, printmaking, photography and design. Phil's artwork recalls memories, images and feelings of the past. the artwork has the patina texture and distressing of having 'been around and handled' for some time. His paintings are mostly icons, objects or points of interest. Phil has a great wife and three children. He wants a dog - but has cats right now. Most of all, Phil is just a guy.