Dustin Mater grew up in Ada, Oklahoma and is a citizen of the Chickasaw Nation. He studied art and design at Santa Monica College and the Multimedia Institute of Hollywood from 2000 to 2004. After working as an active illustrator and graphic designer in Los Angeles and Dallas, Dustin moved back to Ada in 2011 to work with the Chickasaw Nation as the Graphic Arts Coordinator for the Arts and Humanities Division.
The Indigenous Creature from the Black Lagoon is heading home after a long night of eating from the land. The 1915 ledger paper is from a general store in Durant., Oklahoma.