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Christine Jennifer N. Parson Edit Profile

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Christine Jennifer N. Parson, American artist. Grantee Washington Commission Arts and Humanities, 1988, 92. Founder, president Friends of Southeast Library., Washington, 1983; founder Washington Swim Team Booster Club, president 1984-1985, 88; member vestry St. Monica's Church; Member National Association Women Artists, Art League, Capitol Hill Art League, Southern Water Color Society.

Background

Parson, Christine Jennifer N. was born on November 8, 1943 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of John Spies and Cora Maribah (Patterson) Nicole.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Virginia, 1967; Master of Arts, University of Virginia, 1970.

Career

Teacher of handicapped, Montgomery County (Maryland.) Public Schools, 1968-1969; teacher of handicapped, Charlottesville (Virginia) Public Schools, 1967-1968; teacher of handicapped, National Children's Center, Washington, 1969-1973; teacher art, Art League, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1982; independent portrait artist, Washington, since 1974.

Membership

Founder, president Friends of Southeast Library., Washington, 1983. Founder Washington Swim Team Booster Club, president 1984-1985, 88. Member vestry St. Monica's Church.

Member National Association Women Artists, Art League, Capitol Hill Art League, Southern Water Color Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, synchronized swimming.

Connections

Married Andrew M. Egeland Junior, September 12, 1964 (divorced 1968). Married James Thomas Parson, February 14, 1969 (divorced 1994). Children: Larissa Nicole, Nathaniel James.

father:
John Spies Nicole

mother:
Cora Maribah (Patterson) Nicole

spouses:
James Thomas Parson

Andrew M. Egeland Junior

children:
Nathaniel James Parson

Larissa Nicole Parson