Charley Snow lives in Helper, Utah—a small coal-mining town about 100 miles south of Salt Lake City. He earned his BFA from the University of Utah in 1998. Since graduation he has served as David Dornan’s assistant in addition to painting full time.
Ben Steele graduated from University of Utah with a BFA in painting and drawing, continuing his education at the Helper Workshops under the instruction of David Dornan and Paul Davis. The workshops led to an internship with Dornan. Steele relocated to Helper, where he has been working as an artist ever since.