David Jacobson, Oklahoma City Member Since February 2013 Artist Statement Born and raised in California. Then to Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and back to Oklahoma. I have many years behind me. Air Force veteran, graduate of the University of New Mexico, and retired computer programmer. Self-taught painter in oils and acrylics since the mid 1970s. Now trying my hand at digital art. Developed a style based on working with and seeing computer-generated color contour maps. My primary design tools are bright, solid colors, organic shapes, contour-like black line elements, color gradation and alternation. My digital tools are Inkscape and GIMP.