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Artist Frank Morrison, talks about his "Still I Rise" Artwork Tribute to Maya!

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Artist Frank Morrison, talks about his Maya Angelou Still I Rise Artwork

One need take only a cursory view/examination of his portfolio or his work ‘en gallery’ to find that his power and inspiration are products of his deeply religious grounding and his loving commitment to his family.

Notable collections of Morrison’s art are owned by Queen Latifah,  "Earth Wind and Fire" Ralph Johnson,ED Gordan, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Pittsburgh Steelers Casey Hampton, Verizon, Russel Simmons "Phat Farm", WBGO,  NY Jets D' Brickashaw Ferguson, former New York City School Chancellor Rudy Crew, New Orleans Senator Gregory Tarver, renown actor/philanthropist Bill Cosby who prides himself on nurturing the talents of emerging African American artists, and Dr. Lorraine Hale among others.

His initiatives include publication of over 20 illustrated children’s books “Star in the Shadows” by Charles R Smith, “The Hat that Wore Clara B” , “Shoe Box Sam” , “Queen of the Scene” by Queen Latifah, NYT Best selling “Out of the Ballpark” by NY Yankees Alex Rodriguez,  NAACP Image Award winning “Our Children can Soar” ,“Long Shot” by NBA all-star point guard Chris Paul, “Keena Ford” series,  “For the Love of Soccer” by Pele,  “Children of God” by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, “Quacky Baseball” by Peter Abrahams,   Texas Bluebonnet Award 2012-2013 Master list winning “Play Louis Play”  "Coretta Scott award winning "Jazzy Miz Mozetta" and "Sweet Music in Harlem". To name a few.