Tyler graduated with his Bachelor of Fine Art in Ceramics from Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. He was an Assistant for Bruce Dehynert at Peters Valley School of Craft in 2013. Tyler has shown his work nationally at shows including the National Student Juried Exhibition 2013 and the Kansas City Clay Guild Teabowl National 2014. Images of his work have been published in Creative Quarterly Fall 2013 and Kolob Canyon Review 2014. He is now an Artist in Residence at the Morean Art Center for Clay in St. Petersburg, Florida.