"Laurel and Hardy"
Thomas Hanley attended The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Tufts University where he received a BS Degree in 1951. He received a MFA Degree in Painting from Boston University in 1960. In 1968, he earned a Master of Arts in Teaching Fine Arts from Assumption College. Hanley began teaching printmaking in 1951 at Woonsocket, R.I. High School and became Supervisor of Art for grades kindergarten through Grade 12 from 1968 to 1980. From 1980 to 1990 he served as Director of Art for The Bourne Public Schools.
Since his retirement from teaching, Tom has been traveling all over the world and painting on location. He has lectured and demonstrated his craft to many art associations throughout New England and he has won several awards. His landscapes are in oils; he also creates serigraphs of celebrities which are colorful and fun.