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artist , educator

Dee Mary Farnsworth, American artist, educator. Recipient Dissertation Research award, University Colorado, 1984; fellow Creative fellow, Colorado Council on Arts and Humanities/National Endowment for the Arts, 1991; grantee CoVisions grantee, 1993.

Background

Farnsworth, Dee Mary was born on June 18, 1955 in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of F. Dennis and Barbara Seibert Farnsworth.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Northern Colorado, 1978. Master of Fine Arts, University Colorado, 1984.

Career

Instructor drawing Community College of Denver, 1990—1992. Instructor painting University Colorado, 1991—1993. Instructor, visiting artist Colorado Mtn.

College, Vail, 1993—1997. Instructor painting Metropolitan State College of Denver, 1995—1997. Art director on "1001 Nights" Los Angeles Philharmonic/Hyperion Studio, Glendale, California, 1997—1998.

Artist, background layout Rugrats in Paris/Klasky Csupo, Hollywood, 1998—2000. Artist effects and background layout Wild Thornberry Feature/Klasky-Csupo, since 2001. Freelance background painter and key assistant animator various projects Celluloid Studios, Duck Soup, Acme Filmworks, Walt Disney, Spumco, Hyperion.

Membership

Volunteer art instructor Denver Public Schools, 1992—1998, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1998, Glendale Unified School District, 1999—2000. Member of Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists, California Watercolor Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing.

Connections

Married Steve M. Long, September 1, 1979 (divorced October 1996). 1 child William Christmas-Farnsworth Long.

father:
F. Dennis

mother:
Barbara Seibert Farnsworth

spouse:
Steve M. Long

child:
William Christmas-Farnsworth Long Farnsworth