Bachelor, Bard College, 1951. Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), Bard College, 1974.
Teacher Hunter College, School Visual Arts, Haystack Mountain School Crafts, Brooklyn Museum Art School, Pratt Graphic Art Center, Chelterham Township Art Center, Valley Stream Community Art Center, University Pennsylvania, Columbia College, University California, Santa Cruz, San Francisco Art Institute, University Utah, Logan, Art Study Abroad, Paris, Casa de Espiritus Alegres Marfil, Mexico, United States Information Service workshop tour, India, 1974, 79. Folk art and textiles tour leader to Rajasthan & Gujarat, India, 1993-2010.
Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1944-1948, PTO. Member National Academy of Design (academician, since 1994), California Society Printmakers, Philadelphia Printers Society, Boston Printmakers Society.
Married Elaine Smithers, October 2, 1954 (divorced August 1967). 1 child, Kyle; Married Joan Ward Toth, May 6, 1974 (deceased 1998). 1 child, Ethan.