Rick Cheadle is a self-taught mixed-media artist specializing in acrylic paint pouring. Inspired by his longstanding fascination with Mid Century art and design compositions that he grew up with, Cheadle's expansive portfolio explores multiple mediums and styles including Abstract Expressionism. Color Field. Pop Art and Mixed Media Sculptures. Rick has been in the Creative Arts Industry since 1996. He is a passionate teacher with thousands of students all over the world. Teaching art to aspiring artists is his passion and lifelong dream.