frank a. ciccio
Frank A Ciccio Jr was born in Waterbury, Connecticut. At the age of six his family moved to Deland, Florida, where he began drawing and painting. He impressed his art teachers, one who said, "He was going places."
He graduated from High School and journeyed to South Florida where he attended the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. Upon graduation, he worked for three years as an Art Director for Project Masters, an International Special Events, Advertising, and Marketing firm in Miami.
Some of his projects included producing and directing the Handicapped Nationals in Winter Park Colorado and Government work for two years in Nassau Bahamas. After Project Masters, Ciccio, continued his art journey by pursuing his Fine Arts Career.
Over the next nearly three decades, Ciccio's travels have taken him all over the United States, Canada, Europe, Central and South America, the Virgin Islands, and the Inca Trail in Peru.
As the creator of the officially licensed Florida Gator Chomp Shirt, and other creative one-of-a-kind art and wearables, he is currently taking commissioned projects and working for various private collectors.
Over the years, Ciccio has, to mention a few, completed projects for:
Sara Lee Cakes
West Palm Beach Harley Davidson
Five Star Productions
Atlanta Motor Speedway
The Pleasure Dome