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Through Thomas Blackshear's Ebony Visions, we honor an exceptionally talented, yet humble, artist. Thomas Blackshear's self-coined Afro-Nouveau styled sculptures celebrate the pride of heritage, depth of emotions, and the beauty of African Americans.
Learn more about Thomas Blackshear and his upcoming signing events.
As a new decade unfolds for Thomas Blackshear's Ebony Visions, we honor an exceptionally talented, yet humble, artist.
Spanning 14 years, Thomas Blackshear's Ebony Visions collection brings the Sisters Forever series to a close, defines a new design direction in The Blessing, and expands The Nativity club member series.
In a joyous celebration of youth, Thomas Blackshear creates sculptures portraying children in colorful costumes, playing musical instruments and enjoying the fun in The Blackshear Jamboree Parade. Interlocking bases create a street scene and can be put together in any configuration to fit a limited space or fit end to end to form a line on a wall shelf.
The Blackshear Circle
Experience the love of collecting Thomas Blackshear’s work. Join or renew your membership in The Blackshear Circle by purchasing a club figurine or ornament in The Nativity series online or at your local retail store. As a member, you will remain current on new releases, retirements, Thomas’s activities and upcoming signing events through the online newsletter. Personal service is available to you by calling Customer Service at 1-800-225-1779.
The Nativity Series
The Holy Family and surrounding manger scene reminds us of the true meaning of Christmas. Thomas Blackshear brings a depth of understanding in the faces and interaction of each figure to one another. The first in The Nativity four-year club series was introduced in 2008 with The Holy Family. New additions are added each year with The Angel Gabriel, donkey and sheep joining the
scene for 2009. The Wise Men and Shepherds will conclude the series for 2010 and 2011 respectively.
To activate your membership, just complete and mail the postcard enclosed with your membership figurine or ornament, or download and complete the PDF form and mail to:
The Blackshear Circle
P O Box 739
Bristol, PA 19007-0739
The Blackshear Style
Mixing ancient art with nouveau design elements, Thomas Blackshear created a series of decorative busts. Faces of Beauty echoes the past while combining a variety of materials to create lasting home décor pieces filled with life and visual excitement.