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Carolyn Marie Nelson, American artist. Commissioner City of Norwalk, California, American Heritage/Bicentennial Commission; Fellow Los Angeles County Museum, Gallery One Guild (vice president 1977-1978).

Background

Nelson, Carolyn Marie was born on January 4, 1945 in Oak Park, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Carl Lewis and Mary Wilma (Clark) Eilers.

Education

Student, Palm Beach The Art Institute of Chicago, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1962-1965;student, Palm Beach Junior College, Lake Worth, Florida, 1964-1965;student, Maude King School Art, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1959-1969;student, Cerritos (California) College, 1987.

Career

Owner, instructor, art school and gallery, Lake Park, Florida, 1972-1980;artist, instructor, Scottsdale (Arizona) Center of Arts, 1982;artist, Contracting Agilysys, Los Angeles, 1983-1985;assistant director fine art, Adamson-Duvannes Galleries, Los Angeles, 1985-1986;artist, director, Gateways to History, Los Angeles, since 1986. Art director Studio 3, Lake Park, Florida, 1974-1980. Artistic director Steve's Stitchery, Los Angeles, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artist cartoons American Medical Association, 1976, typography Christmas in Dixie parade float (trophy 1978), painting National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1977, graphics Kenyatia University Narobi, 1979, Getty Oil Corporation, 1984, Medical Illustrating, 1989. Medical Illustration, 1990. Engineering assistant airplane flight manual for Doctor of Medicine-11 commercial aircraft.

      Major exhibit in watercolor, Laguna Beach, California, 1990.

Membership

Commissioner City of Norwalk, California, American Heritage/Bicentennial Commission. Fellow Los Angeles County Museum, Gallery One Guild (vice president 1977-1978).

Connections

Married Michael Woodrick, June 5, 1970 (divorced September 1977). Children: Katrina, Matthew. Married Stephen Paul Nelson, August 31, 1985.

father:
Carl Lewis Eilers

mother:
Mary Wilma (Clark) Eilers

spouses:
Michael Woodrick

Stephen Paul Nelson

children:
Katrina Nelson

Matthew Nelson