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Denise M. Sins, American art educator. Recipient Art Student of the Year, Katella High School/Anaheim, California, 1971, 1st Prize in Acrylics, Nevada Art Association/ Reno, Nevada, 1990; grantee Jackpot Grant, Nevada State Arts Council/Carson City, Nevada, 1998.


Sins, Denise M. was born on March 31, 1953 in Orange, California, United States. Daughter of Louis Vernon and Dolores Marilyn (Conley) Sins.


Master of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California. Bachelor of Fine Arts, California College of Arts/Crafts, Oakland, California. Transfer credit, City College San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

Transfer credit, Academy of Art College, San Francisco, California.


Executive director The Children's Museum, Carson City, Nevada. Art instructor Western Nevada Communications College. Art professor Truckee Meadows Communications College, Reno.

Media Liaison/progressive assistant Nevada State Museum, Carson City. Advisory board Communications Council on Youth, Carson City, Nevada. Special board teacher Community College Elementary School, Carson City, Nevada.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Heartlines, 1988 (publication, 1988), On Coming to Nevada, 1988. Principal works include public around the world & in a book Spirit Cave Man.


Speaker Kiwanis, Carson City, Nevada, 2001, Sertoma, Carson City, 2002, Women Democrats/Republicans, Carson City, 2002—2003. Member of Carson City Chamber of Commerce, Reno Tahoe Territory Associate, Soroptimist International of Carson City.


  • Other Interests

    Painting, drawing, crafts, sculpting, cooking, sewing.


Married Ronald William Winslow, April 11, 1976 (divorced ). 1 child Elizabeth N. Winslow.

Louis Vernon Sins

Dolores Marilyn (Conley) Sins

Ronald William Winslow

Elizabeth N. Winslow Sins