MICHAEL O'TOOLE, S.F.C.A.,. is a native of British Columbia, born in 1963. He studied architectural design at a technical institute, then worked with firms in that field. In 1991, he won a prize for "Best Home Design." Later, painting became Michael's all-consuming passion. As an artist he paints mainly impressionistic acrylics with landscape, seascape and architecture as his chief subjects.