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Carol Ashton-Evans Sanchez, American artist. Teacher Faithful United Methodist Church, St. Amant, Louisiana, 1972-1986, treasurer, 1974-1980, church school superintendent, 1983-1985, board trustees, since 1988, church historian, 1989-1990, teacher, bible study, 1990; president UMW, 1990.

Background

Sanchez, Carol Ashton-Evans was born on August 2, 1943 in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Joseph Vance and Alberta Hannah (Ashton) Evans.

Education

Student, Wesleyan College, Macon, Georgia, 1962. Private study in fine and commercial art with Henrietta Joseph, John Korver, Iris Curry, BJ. McKee, Baton Rouge, since 1954.

Career

Founder Art Guild of Gonzales, Louisiana, 1971, vice president 1971-1972, president 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows exhibited at Gonzales Town Hall, 1970, Gonzales Public Library, 1971. Exhibited in group shows at Jambalaya Festival of Art, Gonzales, 1968-1974 (2d place oils, 1968, 1st and 2d place watercolors, 69, 1st place watercolors, 70, 2d place drawing, honorable mention watercolors, 71, Third place professional watercolors, 72, honorable mention watercolors, 73, honorable mention professional watercolors, 74), Louisiana Art and Artist's Guild Fall Show, Baton Rouge, 1968 (honorable mention), Louisiana Art and Artist's Guild Gallery, 1971, Louisiana Art and Artist's Guild Great River Road Show, 1972 (1st place), Art Guild of Gonzales' Fall Arts and Crafts Show, 1972 (2d place watercolors).

Membership

Teacher Faithful United Methodist Church, St. Amant, Louisiana, 1972-1986, treasurer, 1974-1980, church school superintendent, 1983-1985, board trustees, since 1988, church historian, 1989-1990, teacher, bible study, 1990. President UMW, 1990.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, photography, writing, reading, horses.

Connections

Married Henry Wayne Sanchez, May 19, 1962. Children: Leila Carol, Warren Reed.

father:
Joseph Vance Evans

mother:
Alberta Hannah (Ashton) Evans

spouse:
Henry Wayne Sanchez

children:
Leila Carol Sanchez

Warren Reed Sanchez