TAFA Lecture and Workshop

TAFA extends a big thank you to last weekend’s panel members Dr. C.D. Dickerson, Mr. John Hartley, and Mr. Ron Cheek for their engaging lecture on Contemporary Figurative Art Education.

image (3)Dr. Dickerson has been recently appointed curator and head of sculpture and decorative arts at the National Gallery of Art.  John Hartley is a contemporary artist & Professor of Fine Art at Tarrant County College. Ron Cheek is a contemporary realist painter and is the director of the Texas Academy of Figurative Art.

Saturday, Ron Cheek, TAFA Director and Drew Boatright, TAFA Instructor taught a packed room for a day of figure modeling. Special thanks to Jessica Cheek for her gracious hospitality and to figure model Dan Hawkins.

Workshop TAFA Two