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artist , art educator

Betty Jacobsen, American artist, art educator. Member New Jersey Education Association.

Background

Jacobsen, Betty was born on October 12, 1954 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Daughter of Kurt R. and Borghild (Tvede) Jacobsen.

Education

Bachelor, Montclair State College, 1980. Master of Arts, New York University, 1992.

Career

Artist, since 1954;teacher art, Bound Brook (New Jersey) School District, 1980-1982;teacher art, Warren (New Jersey) School District, 1980-1982;teacher art, Union Catholic Regional High School, Scotch Plains, New Jersey, 1982-1985;teacher art, Summit (New Jersey) Senior High School, 1985-1986;teacher art, Hunterdon Central Regional High School, Flemington, New Jersey, since 1986. Resident artist Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, 1989, Virginia Center Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, 1989, Millay Colony for Arts, Austerlitz, New York, 1991, Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, Temecula, California, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editorial artist the Home News Daily Newspaper, 1985-1986. Artist: Kalliope: A Journal of Women's Art: The Spiritual Quest, 1989.

Membership

Member New Jersey Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: the arts, outdoor activities.

Connections

father:
Kurt R. Jacobsen

mother:
Borghild (Tvede) Jacobsen