Donald Blow was born in Wilmington, Delaware and has lived and worked in Delaware most of his life. He currently resides in Smyrna, Delaware with his wife, Linda.

In 1961, Donald studied at the Hussian School of Art in Philadelphia. He has received numerous awards for his work throughout the tri-state area. Presently he works out of a studio in his home specializing in watercolors and dry brush paintings.

Donald is a member of the Rehoboth Art League, the Philadelphia Sketch Club and the Delaware Watercolor Society.