Tom is a local businessman and enjoys creating art as a pastime. He comes from an artistic family,including one of D.C.'s famous portrait painters - Kitti Von Kann (his aunt)- and has passed this inherited talent down to his own daughters. With a Naval aviation background, he has been drawn to aviation as a primary subject, and has a fondness for sea and cloudscapes. Tom works with Acrylic on canvas, does some metal sculpting, resin,and is proficient with an airbrush.
Tom has a current line of artistic interest (also aviation related) comprised of replica aircraft rudders and metal panels from the WW2 period.
Like most other artists, he is on a journey of discovery and expression, and loves to explore color, composition, and technique.