Studied with Nicolai Cikovsky, 1940; student, Mount Vernon College, 1940-1942; student, American U., 1942-1943; student, Phillips Collection Art School, 1942-1943; studied with Karl Knaths, 1943.
Member commissioning panel for National Education Association grant, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1971. Member advisory board University Art Museum Arizona State University, Tempe, 1989-1995.
Member Fine Arts Commission, Phoenix, 1965-1971. Member Sotheby Symposium Quality in Art, New York City, 1990.
Married Nicholas Diller Fratt, September 4, 1943 (divorced 1965). Children: Nicholas, Hugh, Gregory, Peter. Married Curtis Calvin Cooper, November 3, 1972.