Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University, 1956; Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1967; Master of Fine Arts, University of Wisconsin, 1970.
Senior research fellow, Royal College Art, London, 1967-1968;
instructor, Penland (North Carolina) School Crafts, 1971-1985;
instructor, Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, New Jersey, 1972;
instructor, Haystack Mount School Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine., 1973;
instructor, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, Montana, 1975;
instructor, University of Wisconsin Extension, Madison, 1984;
instructor, Madison Area Technology College, 1973-1993. Board member National Council on Edition and the Ceramic Arts, 1973-1974, Glass Art Society, 1976-1980. Delegate conference World Crafts Council, Kyoto, Japan, 1978.
Member Wisconsin Gallery Artist Advisory Board, Milwaukee Museum Art, 1980-1981.
Member Glass Art Society (honorary member 1994, board directors 1976-1980).
Married Joel Handler, July 11, 1954 (divorced 1969). Children: Stephen, Adam, Frances. Married John E. Martner, May 27, 2000.