Dale was born in Fort Worth, Texas
His art reflects his ancestry, he is the grandson of Andrew Jackson Adkins, who moved to Oklahoma in 1887. Dale has a degree in fine art from Oklahoman City University, he has lived most of his life in Texas & Oklahoma. More published then Norman Rockwell, Dale is best know for his illustration of the L'Amour western novels.
An avid aviator, he has flown dozens of aircraft including: an AT-6 (Texan), Stearman, Twin Beech D-18, 680 Aero Commander, & he has 125 hours in the P-51 Mustang.
Dale lives in north Texas where he continues to create popular art.
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