Born in Edmonton Alberta Canada, McFetridge attended the Alberta College of Art and received a MFA in Graphic Design from the California Institute of the Arts in 1995. Settling in Los Angeles, his early work was rooted in the skateboard-y subculture of the West Coast scene.
He is a creative omnivore working both with large brands, and helping to establish new ones. From the start McFetridge has consistently maintained a studio art practice. He was a part of the Beautiful Losers show and MOCA’s Art in the Streets. He has had solo shows galleries around the world.