Student, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, 1950. Student, Barnes Foundation, 1948. Student, Skowhegan School, Maine, 1950.
Instructor School Fine Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1960-1962. Head department painting and drawing Corcoran School Art, 1965-1981, from associate professor to professor design, painting, drawing & watercolor, 1965-1998. Retired, 1998; With United States Army, 1941-1945, European Theatre of Operations.
Married Jane Merriman Mackenzie, December 23, 1978.