William Crook is a gifted, self taught, award winning artist who describes himself as an Expressionist painter. Bill seems to excel in whatever endeavor he turns his attention to. He was a devoted special education teacher at the high school level for many years all the while giving voice to his thoughts by writing award winning poetry. Spare moments for Mr. Crook were often spent painting. After taking early retirement from teaching, Bill has devoted himself to fully developing his artistic bent. William Crook has a quirky sense of humor which is reflected in his colorful whimsical art with the occasional reflective moment expressed as only he can paint it!