Allan Del Barrio is an artist with a fantastic sense of humor and a talent for creativity. Whether enjoying life daily as an artist or as a dad, this BoomBoom Prints designer does his best to make the most of his life. Read on to learn how he gets inspired, how he spends time with his family, and more!
Allan: I am inspired by the uniqueness of nature and the great diversity of cultures. The color, the traditions and emotions are a refection of who we are and what we can do with our lives. I am still learning and trying to do something new each day by creating something that translates my happiness through my designs. My wife Pilar is also an artist. She does watercolor and other mediums!
“I love my kids for who they are. In the good times, the bad and the silly.”
BBP: What is your favorite way to spend time with your kids?
Allan: I have 2 sons, Sebastian (8) and Santiago (6). We love to play baseball. I joined the Little League as a coach for T-ball and coach pitch.
BBP: What have been your proudest moments as a dad?
Allan: I love my kids for who they are. In the good times, the bad and the silly. We love Halloween, and we paint our faces and just make the best out of it. We are also big Minnesota Viking fans and enjoy hockey, too.
BBP: How did you decorate your sons’ rooms?
Allan: I have pictures of them at 2, 3, 4, and 5 years old, as well as 1,000,000 lego pieces.