Associate of Arts, Southwestern College, 1968. Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors, Art Center College of Design, 1971.
Staff artist, Art Works Design Studio, La Jolla, California, 1971-1972; Western artist, Tucson, 1972-1975; principal, owner, Gary Carter Wester Art Lithography, West Yellowstone, Montana, since 1975.
Human beings can become like gods. However, this doesn't mean that human beings can grow to replace God. Nor do human beings become equal to God.
Humans can become one with God by becoming part of God - they remain separate beings, but take on the attributes of God.
Member Cowboy Artists of America (president 1986-1987, Gold Medal award for Drawing 1990).
Married MarLys Taylor, February 6, 1976. Children: Jeffrey T., Suzanne.