Born in Anehiem, California Mando grew up drawing from an early age which led him to painting through out high school. His favorite early highlight was being featured on a Denver Broncos game ticket.

Afterward he transitioned to to digital design and gained interest in fashion retail.

A decade later he rediscovered his passion for art through photography. Now combining all previous he now takes on his own unique blend of art direction. Mando now resides in Denver, CO