Alan Daniels was born in Stockport in the North of England and studied fine art/sculpture at Maidstone College of Art in Kent.- After receiving a first class honors degree from what is now University College for the Creative Arts in England, He worked for Nottingham University for two years; He then traveled throughout Europe as a performance artist designing environmental installations and behavioral control workshops. On returning to England he started his own arts business. He moved to California to expand his Design and Illustration work. Technical illustration has always been a passion, the research and new found knowledge are a plus to the creative experience. He still lives in California with his family who are an inspiration to his work.