Student, Montana State University, 1952—1953. Student, Southern Methodist University, 1956—1957. Student, University Chicago, 1959—1960.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, School Art Institute, Chicago, 1960. Master of Fine Arts, Tyler School Art, 1968.
Principal Charles Rowe Advertising, Chicago, 1957-1960. Graphic designer American Can Company, Bellwood, 1960-1962, Abrams-Bannister Engraving, Inc., Greenville, South Carolina, 1962-1964. Professor art University Delaware, Newark, 1964-1997, emeritus professor, since 1997.
With infantry United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Association of University Professors.
Married Eugenia Dean, July 5, 1958. Children: Allison Rene, Jon Garner, Dorian Leigh.