Hello Everyone! Welcome to Mr. X's Online Classroom!Name:Xavier TiernanGrade:9-12 Visual ArtEmail:email@example.comRoom #:114aI attended Peoria High from 1989-1993 and am very happy to be working here. I primarily teach Art 1 and Ceramics I and II.I attended Bradley University where I earned a BFA in Ceramics and Painting. I also earned an undergraduate major in Art History. After Bradley University, I attended the University of Illinois, for a year of post-baccalaureate study and then finished my education at The University of California, Davis. After earning a Master's of Fine Arts in studio art from UC Davis, I taught on the college level.After returning to Peoria, due to my mother's health, I returned to Bradley University to earn a K-12 teaching certificate. I have taught at Limestone Community High School, Woodruff High School, and then returned to Peoria High.Additionally, I have worked for a variety of artists: painters, potters, printmakers, and sculptors.Mr. X has a few hobbies that take up a lot of his free time. I really enjoy playing pool and I am an active league pool player and enjoy playing in pool tournaments across the Midwest. I have won the American Pool Player Illinois State 8ball Championship and other titles along the way :)I continue to make painting and pottery on regular basis: abstract paintings dealing with circles and circular motion and pottery on a potter's wheel that is wood fired at a kiln located in Boone County Kentucky.I also have a modest record collection that is rapidly approaching 7,000.
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