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artist , educator

Barbara Holland, British Artist, educator. Awards include Honorary Mention and Purchase award West Bank Guild for World Trade Center, New Orleans, 1991, Citation and Special awards East Tex.Fine Art Association, Longview, 1992, 93, 95, 2nd place national juried exhibition Navarro Arts Council, Corsicana, 1995, Honorary Mention, 1997. Member National Society for Education in Art and Design (life), Upper Level ArtistsGallery.


Holland, Barbara was born on September 29, 1939 in Bury, England. Came to the United States, 1990. Daughter of William Arthur and Hilda (Woodhead) Goodwin.


Bachelor in Art Education, Leicester University, England, 1961. Master of Arts, University North Texas, 1968.


Teacher art Bartholomew School, Eynsham, England, 1961-1963. Artist, designer Susan Crane Packaging Company, Dallas, 1964-1966. Graduate research assistant University North Texas, Denton, 1966-1968.

Teacher Holy Trinity Church of England High School, Halifax, England, 1969-1970. Art teacher in charge Reath Park Girls School, Romford, Essex, England, 1970-1972. Teacher, head of art Unsworth Comprehensive School, Bury, 1972-1979.

Teacher, head design faculty Parrenthorn High School, Prestwich, England, 1979-1990. Instructor children's art and continuing education Kilgore (Texas) Junior College, since 1992. Adjunct instructor Tyler (Texas) Junior College, 1992—1999, instructor art, since 2000.

Moderator for art Northwest Examination Board, Eccles, England, 1978-1981. Team representative Northwest Funded Curriculum Design, Bury, 1986-1988. Member curriculum working committee National Technology Vocational Education Initiative, Manchester, England, 1988-1990.

Instructor study in England, North Texas Community and Junior College Consortium affiliate American Institute Foreign Study, Denton, summer 1998. Presenter Great Plains Honors council, Fort Worth Texas, 2002.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor illustration to: Industrial Archeology Review, Volume 2, 1978, Volunteer 14, 1979. Artwork included in: (book) Colored Pencil 3, 1996. One-woman show Wise Gallery, 2007.


Member National Society for Education in Art and Design (life), Upper Level ArtistsGallery.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, listening to classical music, tap dancing, gardening, knitting.


Married Marshall Robert Holland Junior, September 21, 1963. Children: William, Kathleen.

William Arthur Goodwin

Hilda (Woodhead) Goodwin

Marshall Robert Holland Junior

William Holland

Kathleen Holland