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Anita Rae Meynig, American Artist. Recipient Bronze award Women Artists of the West, 1991, Special Recognition award Arizona Aqueous VIII, 1993, award of excellence Oklahoma Art Workshops, Tulsa, 1993, Certified, Salmagundi, New York, 1995, Merit award Arts Experiment Station, North Carolina, 1995, Grand Exhibition Ohio '95, Pur award, Master of Science, 1995, First Place Tads National, New Mexico, 1997, others.

Background

Meynig, Anita Rae was born on April 29, 1928 in O'Donnel, Texas, United States. Daughter of August William and Carrie Elizabeth (Hilliard) Meynig.

Education

Bachelor Commercial Art, Texas Tech University, 1951. Graduate, Famous Artists School, Rockport, Maine, 1956.

Career

Draftsman, Humble Oil Corporation, Midland, Texas, 1952-1959;private art teacher, Farmington, New Mexico, 1959-1962;art teacher, Mann-Meynig Studies, Hobbs, New Mexico, 1962-1965;art teacher, Meynig Studio, Roswell, New Mexico, 1965-1970;art teacher, Meynig Studio, Dallas, 1970-1982;in art production, Meynig Design Studio, Dallas, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Breckenridge (Texas) Fine Arts International, 1992-1996 (Juror's Choice award, 1996), We. Colorado Watercolor Society National, Grand Junction, 1992, 1994, Allied Artists American, 1991-1992, 1994-1995, 1997, National Watercolor Society, 1993, Salmagundi Non-Members, New York City, 1992-1995, Southern Watercolor Society, Nashville, 1994-1996 (Juror's award), We. Federation Watercolor Societies, 2005.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

Christ died on the cross to give humans the promise of everlasting life, but this requires that each individual accepts Christ into his life and asks for forgiveness.

Politics

Christians should exercise vigorously their responsibilities to participate in the political process by registering to vote, educating themselves about the issues, and voting according to their biblical beliefs, convictions, and values.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Member of Missouri Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society, Texas Watercolor Society, Kentucky Watercolor Society, We. Federation Watercolor Society, We. Colorado Watercolor Society, Hawaii Watercolor Society, Watercolor Society Alabama, Allied Artists American, Southwestern Watercolor Society (president 1981-1982, Merit award 1990, award 1998), Artists Showplace Gallery.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: square dancing, gardening, photography, travel, genealogy.

Connections

Married Robert Dean Hill, August 22, 1959.

father:
August William Meynig

mother:
Carrie Elizabeth (Hilliard) Meynig

spouse:
Robert Dean Hill