Tom Serb (b. 1987) is a local artist experimenting in a diverse range of styles and subjects, specializing in portraits done in charcoal. He attended art classes at Jefferson Junior High, Downers Grove South High School and The College of DuPage. He began focusing on lively, realistic portraits of friends, family and random willing strangers more than ten years ago. In addition to his work in portraits he has branched out into abstract paintings, pet portraits, and photography. He can be contacted at TomSerb@gmail.com.