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Billie Fritz Mathis, American artist. Selected one of 10 Outstanding Artists of the Southeast for exhibition in SAGE, Atlanta. Member Arts Alliance of Georgia, Cherokee Arts Council, Cobb Arts Council; Member Georgia Watercolor Society (life, signature member, board directors since 1991, society coordinator regional director), Women of the Arts (charter), American References, Atlanta Artist Society, Arts Alliance of Georgia, Cherokee Art Council.

Background

Mathis, Billie Fritz was born on April 16, 1936 in Lindale, Georgia, United States. Daughter of George Franklin and Willie Velma (Jailette) Fritz.

Education

Student, Art Instruction, Inc., Minneapolis, 1962.

Career

Instructor workshops.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One Woman shows include: St. Augustin Florida, Cherokee Arts. Exhibited in group shows: Allied Artist Exhibition, New York, Butler Institute American Art Museum, Youngstown, Ohio, Oklahoma National Watercolor Exhibit, Louisiana International Water Color Society National Exbibit, Maryland Federation National Watercolor Society National Exhibit, Visual Arts Atlanta, FrameWorks, Albany (New York ) University, Cultural Exchange American and Quebec, Abstein Gallery. Cobb Country Chamber of Commerce, Georgia Watercolor Society National Exhibit, Gallery 300/SAGA, Atlanta, Canada/United States Visual Arts Exhibit, Marietta-Cobb Museum Art.

      Featured artist Masterpeice Ball. Work featured in Georgia Artists, Mountain Productions, Atlanta Homes, cover for Airborne Magazine, Marietta/Cobb Collection Tours, other collections. Illustrator: (children's book) The Break of Day, 1997, Through My Window, 2002.

      Artist: (video, digital video disc) Painting Loose.

Membership

Member Arts Alliance of Georgia, Cherokee Arts Council, Cobb Arts Council. Member Georgia Watercolor Society (life, signature member, board directors since 1991, society coordinator regional director), Women of the Arts (charter), American References, Atlanta Artist Society, Arts Alliance of Georgia, Cherokee Art Council.

Connections

Married Guy Ferman Mathis, June 24, 1954. Children: Janet D. Mathis Smith, G. Timothy, Gregory T.

father:
George Franklin Fritz

mother:
Willie Velma (Jailette) Fritz

spouse:
Guy Ferman Mathis

children:
Janet D. Mathis Smith Mathis

G. Timothy Mathis

Gregory T. Mathis