Born in Flint MI, Scraps first attended Mott Community College, were he studied basic art. At that point he realized art would be his profession. He was later accepted to the Art Institute of Pittsburgh where he studied Animation and Illustration. He quickly realized that animation involved too much digital art and not enough of the classic pencil and paper, which fueled his passion. 

After his professional training, he started experimenting with different mediums, including Airbrushing. His first opportunity to airbrush professionally was at T-Rods in Flint MI, then on to partner with Psycho Customs in Bay City MI. With years of professional training and experimenting with different mediums. He has provided the highest level of art that can be seen throughout Genesee County. His work is can be found displayed on the interior walls of the LEER & Flint City Hard Cider Co in Flint, MI.

Flint Development Center

Our MISSION is to provide a facility where the residents of Flint and Genesee County can safely engage in recreational, social, educational, cultural, community, service, civic, and governmental activities. We ENVISION empowered individuals and families engaged in opportunities that will display responsible citizenship and stewardship within the Flint community.

We are OPEN for the development of the citizens of Flint! As a multi-purpose facility for a number of key community resources – activities for Senior Citizens, Day Care & Latch Key, Youth Camps & Activities, Physical Fitness, Arts & Culture, On the Job Training, and Entrepreneurial Assistance – we’re here to serve the community.