David Tutwiler is honored of having his paintings hang in some of America’s most prestigious collections, both public and private. He began painting at a young age of fourteen, with a scholarship to the Art Institute of Chicago. He went on to study and graduate from the American Academy of Fine Art with an Associate in Technology Degree with a Major in Fine Art. David has participated in many National Exhibitions such as the Mystic Seaport International, the Oil Painters of America, and the Great American Artists exhibitions, Cincinnati, Ohio. In addition to being one of America’s foremost painters of Steam Era Railroad subjects, his portfolio also includes significant works depicting traditional American landscapes and coastal subjects of the sea coasts and the Great Lakes. David recently completed commissioned work for George Lucas of Lucas Film and his Skywalker Ranch Collection. He maintains a studio on the southern shores of Lake Michigan, and a summer gallery in Rockport, Mass. with his wife Line’, also an accomplished professional artist.