Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College, 1943; Bachelor of Science, Rochester Institute Technology, 1956; Master of Fine Arts, Temple University, 1961.
Teacher, Elizabethtown College, 1973-1976; Teacher, Franklin and Marshall College, 1974-1976; graduate assistant, Tyler School Art, 1961. Graphic artist; conductor workshops Adams State College, 1982, Colorado Graphic Arts Center, 1980, 82, Sangre de Cristo Art Center, Pueblo, Colorado, 1985.
(The authors of the popular Water Media Techniques now off...)
Board of directors Swarthmore College, 1970-1976. President Chaffee County League of Women Voters, 1980-1981. Member National Association Women Artists, Women Artists Southern Colorado, Associated Artists of San Luis Valley, Foothills Art Center, National Museum of Women inArts (founding), Chaffee County Council on Arts (president 1988).
Children by previous marriage: Christine, Katharine. Married Grant Heilman, August 14, 1961. 1 child, Hans.