Phil Knoll teaches a Drawing class each trimester, and Tom O’Neil teaches a Painting class during the winter and spring trimesters. Both have shown their work extensively in solo and group exhibitions, have been included in numerous arts publications, and are current BCD parents. Phil, who has extensive teaching experience, received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas and an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University. Tom, who has previously taught an inspiring Arts Block course at BCD, received a B.S. in Fine Art and Art History from Skidmore College, and he has studied at Rhode Island School of Design.