First Lady Michelle Obama This beautiful piece from Thomas Bleackshear in his Ebony Vision Collection is a Limited Edition of 3,000 collectible! Thomas Blackshear, renowned illustrator, grew up in Atlanta, Georgia where he began displaying his artistic ability. Using paper maché he created houses, fantasy buildings and items from children's books like the three houses from The Three Little Pigs. Eventually, Thomas would develop his painting skills and expand his artistic horizons. This figurine is 13 Inches tall.