Wildlife artist Dave Hughes is a retired U.S. Air Force Officer who served as an Occupational Therapist in Airforce Hospitals for 20 years. Since retiring in 1983, he has been a full time wood sculptor, selling his work at art shows and gift shops in Texas, New York and California. He’s won many awards for his work and was featured in a T.V. series about artists in Texas. He is also a long time member of the Roycroft craftsman organization (a prestigious 100 year old association of craftsman) He is avid hobbyist in leatherwork, woodwork, metalwork, steam model railroading and antique car restoration.