Terry Walker

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Biography: T. Mike Walker

Artist, teacher, published author, Wedding

Minister, formed Board Presiden, current

Executive Director of tge Santa Cruz

Art League.

T. Mike Walker grew up in San Francisco and

received his MA in Language Arts from San

Francisco State University, where he taught

Creative Writing from 1962-1965. from 1960-63

he was a San Francisco Policeman. From 1967-

1968 he taught High School English in the Haight

Ashbury District in San Francisco. He published two

novels about his experiences: Voices From The Bottom

of the World, A Policeman's Journal by T. Mike

Walker (Grove Press, 1970); Respect, Hippy High

School in the Summer of Love (self-published, 2004).

(Both available from www.amazon.com From 1968-98

Walker taught Writing Full Time at Cabrillo Community

College from 1968 -98, when he retired from teaching

and returned to creating visual art.

In addition to collage, Walker draws, and paints in

watercolor, acrylic art, and oils. He has exhibited

widely in Santa Cruz County for over a decade,

appearing in many group and juried exhibitions,

as well as solo shows.

I create collages via consignment, posters, and

book-covers. (See examples on web)

Materials used: scissors/knives, photo fragments

from recycled magazines, colored inks/paint,

Yes Paste, on acid free watercolor paper or mat

board.

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