Chad Crane teaches beginning and advanced drawing/painting courses at Layton High School. In addition, he teaches Advanced Placement Studio Art courses and CE Drawing 1030 through Weber State University. He received a BFA from Utah State and an MFA from the University of Utah. Crane has exhibited his mixed-media artworks in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout the state of Utah. Crane also enjoys reading and writing poetry. The titles of his artworks often border on lengthy, tongue-in-cheek, prose-poems. Several of his poetry collections can be found on Amazon.com. Crane lives and teaches in Layton, Utah. He loves making collaborative artworks with his four children, who all love garden food, enigmatic Halloween costumes, and wasting money at the dollar store.