Myron Sahlberg and his wife Ellen, live in Alexandria, Minnesota, on Lake Victoria. They have three children and six grandchildren. Myron has had three overlapping careers. He retired in 2013 after 28 years of teaching drawing, painting and illustration at the Alexandria Technical and Community College in Alexandria, Minnesota. Myron illustrated 20 years for magazines, books, greeting cards, advertising, and university sports programs. He continues to paint commissioned portraits in his Minnesota studio.