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artist , writer

Deborah Joan Veldkamp, American artist, writer. Grantee, San Luis Obispo Arts Council, 2000; California State scholar, Los Angeles Art Center, 1973-1974, Oakland Arts & Crafts, 1974-1975. Member National Museum Women Arts, Washington; Member of Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Oil Acrylic & Pastel Group, San Luis Art Center.

Background

Veldkamp, Deborah Joan was born on July 1, 1953 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Richard Stanley Day and Jean Elizabeth Waddingham.

Education

Student, Art Center College Design, Los Angeles, 1973—1974. Student, California College Arts & Crafts, 1974. Student, Long Beach State University, 1975—1976.

Studied with, Peter Blos, Munich.

Career

Fine artist, since 1975. Instructor figure & portrait painting Art Center San Luis Obispo, California, since 1999.

Membership

Member National Museum Women Arts, Washington. Member of Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, Oil Acrylic & Pastel Group, San Luis Art Center.

Connections

Married Robert L. Veldkamp, February 15, 1975. Children: Mary, Jeanne, Anna, Laura, Robbie.

father:
Richard Stanley Day

mother:
Jean Elizabeth Waddingham

spouse:
Robert L. Veldkamp

children:
Mary Veldkamp

Jeanne Veldkamp

Anna Veldkamp

Laura Veldkamp

Robbie Veldkamp