Joshua Alan Martin was born in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1989, before his family relocated to Oklahoma in 1995. He began taking private art classes when he was 8 years old. After graduating from high school and receiving certifications in Graphic Design and Web Design from Moore Norman Technology Center, he graduated from Oklahoma City Community College with an Associate of Applied Science in Technology (AAS Technology) in 2011. Over the years, Joshua has won several awards for art and design. Joshua currently lives in Norman, Oklahoma, while studying oil painting under Carol Armstrong at the Norman Firehouse Art Center.