David Mensing grew up in Iowa surrounded by wide prairies and carefully groomed cornfields. He now lives in, Idaho, with his wife and three children. Mensing graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and his architectural background contributes to his compelling designs. David studied extensively with Rober Moore. Mensing’s work is in private and public collections across the globe. His paintings have been exhibited throughout the West and featured in numerous periodicals including American Art Collector, Southwest Art, and Western Art Collector. Recent national awards include finalist in the Southwest Art Award of Excellence in Icons of the West 2014 and a first place in the Art and Soul by a professional jury.