Art for Sharks Features our 2022 Artist Thomas Ciccone!
Thomas paints wildlife, and of course sharks, but he also has a passion for conserving wildlife and sharing that passion through his medium.
More about the Artist:
Thomas is an award winning graphic artist and has worked professionally as a graphic designer, illustrator and graphic consultant since 2003. He is the founder of PiXLMiX® a multi-disciplinary design studio based in Orange County, California.
He is a self-taught animal and portrait artist and has had exhibitions of his work at various events such as Cheetah Conservations Fund’s Silent Auction 2017, Run 4 Shark Expo 2018/2019, as well as several Etsy Guild events in Southern California. He periodically guest teaches illustration classes at local grade schools in Orange County, featuring animal tutorials and creative ways to draw endangered animals.
Tom has donated a print of the blue shark” Ocean Blue” featured above.
Bid on this image in our Charity Auction and proceeds go to support Shark Stewards campaign to remove blue shark fins from the shark fin trade through international protection.
Episode 5 of Art for Sharks with David McGuire of Shark Stewards and fine wildlife artist Thomas Ciccione on inspiration, technique, and conservation.
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