Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Carnegie Mellon University, 1960. Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Cranbrook Academy Art, 1967.
Calligrapher social staff The White House, Washington, 1961-1962. Instructor Atlanta College Art, 1963-1965. Professor Tyler School Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1967.
Chair painting Temple Abroad, Tyler School Art in Rome, Temple University, 1970-1972.
Painter (National Aeronautics and Space Administration commission) Spacelab I, 1983 (presented to European Space Agency, Paris), 9th Launch of Space Shuttle, 1983, Mariner 9 Flyby of Mars, 1986, Hubble Space Telescope, 1987. With United States Army, 1960-1962.
Married Nancy Hurlston, March 25, 1941. Children: John Martin, Carrie.