Thomas Blackshear Ebony Visions figurines award winning store. We offfer for sale Thomas Blackshear new and retired pieces, angels, figurines, bronze statues, sculptures, jamboree parade, flakeling tales, artwork, christmas ornaments and more. Thomas Blackshear was born on November 14, 1955 in Waco Texas but he grew up in Atlanta Georgia. Thomas Blackshear attended and graduated from the American Academy of Art in Chicago in 1977. His first Ebony Visions figurine is The storyteller; which is truly a master piece. Thomas Blacksher said that his Ebony Visions figurine collections is designed to portray a positive image of the black culture. His stlye of work has been described as Afro-Nouveau because of their uniqueness and representation of African American culture. African Imports USA has beeen a dealer of Thomas Blackshear since the 1990's and we won the "Premier Dealer" award in 2004. We offer the largest collection of Thomas Blackshear figurines online. We can help you find rare, retired and hard to find Thomas Blackshear pieces. Shop online or visit store. African Imports USA is a black owned business located in Dallas Texas since 1991.