What other Barbour can do his work from the top of a spiral staircase?
Dan Raphael (a children's author) is a Minnesota born artist and writer. He has been an avid oil painter of over 30 years. which he has used during his long bouts of writer's block. Self-taught, and inquisitive, His thinking has kept him out of the box, busily self-actualized. His background is in recovering a sense of self and making sense of the world around him. In his art and life pursuits, he is always looking for sources of inspiration, be it in culture or traveling with an appreciation for the world.