Dale is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Art, now part of the University of the Arts, with a degree in Illustration. He is an alumnus of the School of Visual Arts. He has taught at SVA and Parson’s School of Design in New York, the Ridgewood School of Art in New Jersey, Mendocino Art Center in California, the Sedona Art Center in Arizona, and Volcano Art Center in Hawaii. Dale has worked as an art director and graphic designer for more than 25 years in New York City, New Jersey and California. Dale is a member of the Society of Illustrators in NYC and served as chair of the Educational committee at the Society for three years. Dale’s work has been exhibited at the Society of Illustrators in NYC; The New York Academy of Fine Art and the Port Royal Museum Gallery in Florida and his drawings are part of private collection throughout the USA and abroad. Along the way, Dale has accumulated numerous awards from such associations as: Graphics Design USA -DESI Award, Society of Publication Designers, Edpress Golden Lamp, Creativity, Dimensional Illustrators, AIGA, The Folio: Shows Circulation Direct Marketing Awards, and the Society of Illustrators, and the Gualala Art Center.