After Moving from his native Cleveland to Akron, Michael receved a fin arts degree in drawing from the University of Akron in 1989. Since that time, he has been busy perfecting his craft, building a growing list of satisfied clients, and opening his own studio – TSM CREATIONS
located in West Akron.
Michael is skilled in a variety of techniques, including his specialty, expressive pencil drawing. His trained hand imbues such detail that Michael’s photo-realistic portraits seem to come alive.
Whether they are looking for illustrations, photographic services, or portraits, clients benefit from Michael’s marvelous talent and high degree of professionalism. Michael’s work has been shown in galleries such as Akron’s Marrow of Tradition, Perkins Gallery at The University of Akron, and Chamberlin’s Cafe.