Biography

Born in Jamaica, in  the West  Indies, Delroy Bolton knew he had a God given talent  because of the passion he held for it. In his years of high school he chose woodworking as his vocation. After graduation he received his first job in the furniture industry,which he did with great pride.

 

In his late teens he migrated to the united states of America, where he resided  in  Gettysburg Pennsylvania. He was unsuccessful in gaining employment in the woodwork field during his two years in Gettysburg. He was led to pursue further studies at the pittsburgh job corps center where he served has president of the student government association. He later moved to Triangle Technical Institute for further studies where he earn a associate degree .He moved to florida with much joy and excitement , he worked as an electrician on many major projects including the Orlando and Tampa international Airport,the well known Incredible Hulk roller coster at Universal Studio. Throughout this time his love for woodworking never diminished,he began to seek out opportunities in his field during this time he discover the well known artist Llyod Cheney .Bolton went on to take classes for wooden vases taught by Llyod Cheney ,and later became a member of the Artist & Crafters association.His work can be seen on The National Art Program website, his award winning piece which was on display at the Orlando International Airport. His work have been on display at other Government center in Brevard County with the Brevard Cultural Alliance. Mr. Bolton has also been features in the Florida Today Bay Bulletin Newspaper,the T.G.I.F , the Home Town News and he was a featured guest on WSCF TV 31 Melbourne The Floridians.

 Mr. Bolton was also a guest on FOCUS on the Brighthouse networks in Melbourne Florida aired in October 2011.

Delroy Bolton is an award winning  artist, most recent award was in December 2011 National Art program Orange County Florida.