Michael Bridges is a self-taught artist who at an early age showed a talent for art. From elementary through junior high school, he drew comic books and comic book characters. In senior high school, he was introduced to the art of Salvador Dali and it was then that Michael decided to become a fine arts painter. His main interest as a painter is in surrealism. He has won several local and regional awards. He also received a mention in the Artist Magazine's national competition. His interest in the arts doesn't stop at painting. He is also a self-taught musician who played in bands and wrote and performed his own songs. He went back to his roots in 1997 and published his own comic book and he also has plans to publish a comic book on CD rom which will include some 3-D animation, which he plans to do himself.