Cade Slaughter is a 14 year old student at Sacred Heart Catholic School in Hattiesburg Mississippi. He has enjoyed painting and drawing for 9 years. He has studied art with Susan Stevens, art instructor at Sacred Heart. His Walter Anderson Impression was recognized in 1st place at the 2009 Irish Italian Festival in Hattiesburg. Most of his abstract art is done with plasters and acrylic paints on canvas. Much of his work has texture upon texture and his love for colors is clear in his work.