Forrest Wozniak was born and raised in South Minneapolis. Since 1996, Wozniak has dedicated his life to learning the trades; they include masonry, custom carpentry, furniture building, painting and historical restoration. He has worked in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, New Orleans, New Mexico, Washington, Wyoming, Utah, Pennsylvania, and New York. His work has been featured in several publications including the Southwest Journal (MPLS), Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine as well as in the documentary film, Sign Painters: The Movie