About the Author
Tom Crockett is a writer, an artist, a teacher, and a shamanic practitioner. He has a Master of Fine Arts degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and has continued his study of dreams, art, and indigenous shamanic traditions for over 15 years. In addition to exhibiting his artwork in nationally recognized museums and galleries, he has taught both at the high school and university level. He is currently an education consultant to the Polaroid Corporation and develops curriculum materials for creative teaching and visual learning. He also directs an after-school, arts-based mentoring program in Norfolk, Virginia, called ArtQuest.