Jack Spencer Wahl was born in Toledo, Ohio. After attending the University of Toledo, majoring in Fine Arts, he continued his studies at the Society of Arts and Crafts in Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Wahl has studied with many successful artist over the past years: James Reynolds, Western Painter; Robert Bateman, Wildlife Painter; Daniel Greene, Portrait Painter; Clyde Aspevig, Landscape Painter; David Leffel, Portrait Painter and George Strictland, Landscape Painter. For twenty-five years, Jack worked for two Paint-by-number craft companies. He started with Craft Master and seven years later help start Craft House, which after a few years became the largest Paint-by-number company in the world. During his free time he painted the figure, portraits and wildlife. Jack currently resides and paints daily in Sahuarita, Arizona.