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Leonard Dawson is a native of Markham, Illinois a suburban community south of Chicago. He attended Eastern Illinois University earning a B.A. in Art Education. Later he received his M.A. in Art Education at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana.

Dawson has over 20 years of teaching experience, working with students from elementary school, middle school, high school through college and adults in continuing education programs. Leonard has developed and designed visual arts curriculum for both public and private institutions throughout his career. Self motivated and excellent problem solving skills are clearly demonstrated in his art. Mr. Dawson served in the military where his knowledge and skill were of great value. He provided the development and preparation of strategy briefings for the National Security Advisor to the President and Joint Chiefs of Staff. Leonard later returned to school at Arizona State University where he received his M.F.A. in Sculpture.

Presently, Leonard is a teacher of art in Prince George’s County, Maryland. His love of art is obvious through his love for teaching, his persuasive lectures engenders the same love for art in his students.

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