Andrew was born in the Wheatbelt town of Merredin, where his parents worked as Station Hands. The family moved around the Goldfields and Murchison area, while Andrew attended school at Wiluna. He spent some time working on the Desert Gold and Emu Farms, and has been painting since the 1980’s. Andrew spends time with the younger generation teaching them life skills, to hunt and cook bush food, as well as giving advice on how to paint about their land. Andrew is an accomplished artist who produces a variety of work, selling successfully through the Tjukurba Art Gallery.