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Barbara G. Wolcott Edit Profile

visual artist

Barbara G. Wolcott, American visual artist. Teacher senior citizens St. Mary Court, Washington; teacher after school program, Springfield, Virginia.

Background

Wolcott, Barbara G. was born on March 29, 1937 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Alson Orrin and Anita Laura (Gernet) Wolcott.

Education

AS in Dental Hygiene, University of Pennsylvania, 1957;Bachelor of Fine Arts, Corcoran School Art, 1994;studies with Hideo Takahashi, Tokyo, 1969-1971;studies with S. Kerr and G. Coutsaftides, Cyprus, 1971-1973.

Career

Teacher, Nicosia Philanthes & Ikebana Club, Cyprus, 1973;teacher art, elementary schools, Springfield, Virginia, 1974-1976;teacher art to adults, St. Mary's Court, Washington, 1985-1992.

Achievements

  • Avocations: galleries, Smithsonian museums, reading, bicycling, swimming. F C.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Studio Gall., 1997. Also juried shows, and other shows with Pratt Institute, Venice, 1993, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, 1996, Columbia Pike Artist Studios, since 1992.

      Exhibition in group shows Studio Gallery, Washington, 1998, Washington Ballet, 1998, March Backroom Show Studio Gallery, Washington, 1998, Arlington Arts Center, 1998, Studio Gallery, 1995, 96, Arlington Central Library., 1996, Columbia Pike Artist Studios, 1995, Corocoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994.

Membership

Teacher senior citizens St. Mary Court, Washington. Teacher after school program, Springfield, Virginia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Galleries, smithsonian museums, reading, bicycling, swimming.

Connections

Married Jack W. Gresham, June 18, 1960 (divorced February 1980). Children: Shawn L., John.

father:
Alson Orrin Wolcott

mother:
Anita Laura (Gernet) Wolcott

spouse:
Jack W. Gresham

children:
Shawn L. Wolcott

John Wolcott