Private study, Tokyo, 1976-1977; Master of Fine Arts, University Texas, 1977; Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sam Houston State University, 1981.
Teacher art, Eanes Public Schools, Department of Defense Schools, Bryan (Texas) Public Schools, Austin, Texas, Tokyo, 1970-1981; printmaking instructor, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 1982-1985; artist, Austin, since 1981.
Guest lecturer Laguna Gloria Art Museum, El Pasa Museum Art, San Antonio, Symphony League, Seoul American High School. President Homebuilders Auxiliary, 1983-1986. Msem. World Print Council, Texas Fine Arts Association, Print Club, Texas Common for the Arts (artist in residence 1983-1985).
Married James Ray Howard, June 13, 1970. Married Owen T. Kinney, February 14, 1993.