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Carol Ann Sewell, American artist. Certified machine embroidery instructor. Recipient All American Scholar Collegiate award, 1994, Grand Champion award State Fair, 1989, 90, 95, 97, 98, Purple Champion award, 1990, 06, others; named Woman of World, 1995-1996, International Women of World, 1996-1997, International Woman of Year, 1995-1996.


Sewell, Carol Ann was born on June 12, 1944 in Dodge City, Kansas, United States. Daughter of John Elbert and Mary Claire (Wetmore) Frazier.


Student, Central College, McPherson, Kansas, 1961. Bachelor of Fine Arts cum laude, Fort Hays State University, 1994.


Dress designer Mississippi Cosmo Ltd., Wichita, Kansas, 1975-1976. Designer artistic embroidery garments, 1977-1980, 99. Owner Carol Ann's Gallery, Liberal, Kansas.

Part time music teacher W. Middle School, since 1999. Co-owner Maurice and Carol Ann Sewell, Inc. Part-time art teacher United States D 443, Dodge City, part-time music teacher.


  • Certified machine embroidery instructor.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman show Fort Hays Library., 1993. Singer: A Touch of Class.

      Developer: The Tour (the Life of Christ). Performer: Wild West Dinner Theater.


Member Baker Art Center, Liberal, since 1989, Hays (Kansas) Arts Council, 1993, Carnegie Center of Arts, Dodge City. Solo pianist church weddings and community functions. Member Glory Road Singers, 1999.

Member cast Wild West Show, since 2001, Touch of Class Ladies Group. Volunteer Make A Wish Foundation, Operation Christian Child, 2008. Teacher Sunday school.

Member of Southern Gospel Music Association, Baker Art Center, Middle American Arts and Crafts Association,, Christian Womens Club, Lions Club, Art Club, Pinnacle Honor Society.


  • Other Interests

    Piano, singing, dramatics, painting.


Married Herbert Carey Zortman, August 21, 1960 (divorced January 1989). Children: Elaine Marie, Anita Louise, Stanley Dale. Married George D. Rosel, September 22, 1990 (deceased June 1995), Married Maurice Sewell, June 4, 2004.

John Elbert Frazier

Mary Claire (Wetmore) Frazier

Herbert Carey Zortman

George D. Rosel

Elaine Marie Sewell

Anita Louise Sewell

Stanley Dale Sewell