“Float”, formerly out of Atlanta, GA now lives and works in Huntsville, AL. He has always struggled with sitting still and uses that energy to find new ways to create. He is a self-taught artist always exploring new techniques and is ever expanding his skill set any chance he gets. One of “Float”s specialties is stenciling, however he has learned to blend free hand painting in conjunction with stenciling to create his finished pieces. “Float” pulls from a wide variety of inspiration including cartoons, comics, science fiction, fantasy, graffiti and street art. “Float” has been bringing his own spin to canvas painting, custom collectibles, murals, furniture refurbishing, sticker/t-shirt design, and logo design since 2008.
“Float” has shown work in many different places around Huntsville and has many murals within local businesses such as: Pints and Pixels, LR Salon, Serenity hair salon, The Sneaker Box, and Leet Vape. ”Float” is a member of Arts Huntsville, a local organization representing artists and organizations. He works many different conventions and artist markets around town such as: Huntsville Comic and Pop-culture expo, Hamacon, Rocket City Nerdcon, Rocket City Gamefest, Con Kasterborous, Geek Gathering, etc. as well as many out of state events; Midsouth Con, Memphis Comic and Fantasy expo, Treklanta, etc. In February 2018 “Float” is also opening a studio in Lowe Mill as part of the Flying Monkey Artist community. “Float” also performs at many different live painting events around town with organisations like Arts Huntsville, 5pointz block party, and Hip Hop Live.
As a day job “Float” works for Huntsville Steamworks as a teacher. Steamworks is a nonprofit educational organisation that focuses on STEAM education for the Huntsville community. Steamworks offers wide array of Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics courses for kindergartners all the way to adults.