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sculptor , art educator

Dianne Polly La Pointe, American Art educator, sculptor. Avocations: jewelry design, doll making, photography, illustrating, writing. F C. Recipient 1st place in photography Mohave County Fair, 1989; Grantee Arizona Commision on the Arts, 1993.


Pointe, Dianne Polly La was born on August 25, 1944 in Mount Clemens, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Lester John and Doris Olwilda (Suhr) Schutt.


Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1966. Master of Arts, Michigan State University, 1969.


Adult education art teacher, Linden (Michigan) Adult Education, 1966-1968;art teacher, Linden Area Schools, 1966-1968;art teacher, Laingsburg (Michigan) Schools, 1968-1969;art teacher, Bergland (Michigan) Schools, 1969-1970;art teacher, Ontonagon (Michigan) Area Schools, 1972-1973;art teacher, Copper Harbor (Michigan) Schools, 1973-1980;painting instructor, Mohave Community College, Lake Havasu City, Arizona, 1985-1988;art specialist, Lake Havasu Unified School District, since 1982;fine arts and fitness coordinator festival, Lake Havasu Unified School District, 1994, 95. Interviewee Station WLUC-television, Marquette, Michigan, 1978.


  • Avocations: jewelry design, doll making, photography, illustrating, writing. F C.


  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Michigan Technology University, 1978. Contributor Copper Country Anthem magazine, 1977.


Reflections coordinator Starline Parent-Teachers Association, Lake Havasu, 1992-1994. Secretary Copper Country Artists Association, Calumet, Mich. 1975-1980; member Community Art Day for Children, Eagle Harbor, Michigan, 1977.

Member performing arts advisory board Mohave Community College, Lake Havasu, since 1993. Member school board, secretary Grant Township Schools, Copper Harbor, 1978-1980. Member advisory council for gifted Keweenaw County, Hancock, Michigan, 1977-1978.

Member, secretary Mutual Investors of Lake Havasu, since 1990. Member National Education Association, National Art Education Association (associate), Arizona Art Education Association (associate), Arizona Art Education Council (council, regional representative since 1992), Lake Havasu Education Association (meet and confer team 1992, 94, Teacher of Year 1990-1991), Arizona Education Association.


  • Other Interests

    Jewelry design, doll making, photography, illustrating, writing.


Married David Anthony La Pointe, August 22, 1964. Children: Hunter David, Heather Dianne.

Lester John Schutt

Doris Olwilda (Suhr) Schutt

David Anthony La Pointe

Hunter David Pointe

Heather Dianne Pointe