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David Maass

 (born 1929)
David A. Maass is active/lives in Minnesota.  David Maass is known for wildlife-waterfowl, illustrator.

David Maass

David Maass, essentially a self-taught wildlife illustrator, was born on November 27, 1929 in Rochester, Minnesota. As a youngster he rescued wounded birds and raised pigeons in his home. Also, there was a tradition of hunting in his family as his mother Ora was a Minnesota state trap-shooting champion. Also he hunted frequently with his stepfather, "Kelley".

After high school graduation, Maass worked in the tool and die department for Josten Jewelry, a manufacturer of high-school and college jewelry, and he eventually became the Art Director. Stu Ferreira, a wildlife artist, worked in the department and helped Maass improve his technique and gave him the encouragement he needed to continue painting.

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About  David Maass

Born:  1929 - Rochester, Minnesota
Known for:  wildlife-waterfowl, illustrator