Tom Browning is the author of many publications, including the acclaimed instructional book Timeless Techniques for Better Oil Painting. He is also the illustrator of the successful children's book Santa's Time Off and an award-winning member of the Northwest Rendezvous Group. Browning's art is represented by the Wilcox Gallery in Jackson, Wyoming.
He lives with his wife Joyce in Bend, Oregon, where they have operated a decorator print and greeting card business for the past twenty-two years. His Santas appear in many manufactured products, including top-selling designs in clothtique figures by Possible Dreams.