Thomas C. Jackson explores American imagery in painting, photography and ink brush drawing.  His work has been shown in over 100 juried, invitational and solo shows nationwide, including solo exhibits at the FiggeArt Museum (Davenport, IA), Dubuque Museum of Art, and the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art. Born in 1950 in Rock Island, Illinois, Thomas Jackson received his B.A. from Western Illinois University in 1972 and his M.F.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 1974. Jackson taught art at Mount Mercy College in Cedar Rapids, IA, and worked in marketing for 20 years before becoming a full-time artist in 2000.