Hutzelman was born in May 20th 1960 and raised in the hills
of Southern Indiana. As a child his family encouraged him
and his siblings to observe natural world. This encouragement
sparked Phillip's interest in nature this curiosity gave him
the desire to learn the secret's behind these natural forms.
Which would eventually lead him down the path of study in
Marine Biology and Art, both of which he heralded as career
choices. However after a taking some continuing education
courses at the University of Southern California. He chose
to traverse down the path of an artist.
began his art career in Tallahassee Florida, where he also
earned his BFA degree at Florida State University. Then he
later attended Washington University where he gained his MFA.
his studies he gained a desire to teach. However he later
turned his focus on owning and operating The Inferno Art Foundry
which provides casting services to regional and national artist.
He continues to serve an evolving and expanding artist community.