Tom was one of the most wonderful teachers I've had. The semester I spent with him was one that posed challenges technically, emotionally, and intellectually. I believe the poetry of his teaching can be applied to any art or visual profession.
, creation of
The first half of the semester was spent creating a cosmology around a single, small fetish object. One began with five drawings, and from there a single drawing would develop.
Duality , a creation of
Our secondary focus over the first half of the semester was the creation of a duality through the initial creation of two opposites, and then their combining together.