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artist

Dorothy Mae Stuart, American artist. Recipient 53 art awards, 1966-1984; nominated Woman of the Year, Business/Professional of Fresno, 1990.

Background

Stuart, Dorothy Mae was born on January 8, 1933 in Fresno, California, United States. Daughter of Robert Wesley Williams and Maria Theresa (Gad) Tressler.

Education

Student, California State University, Fresno, 1952. Student, Fresno City College, 1964.

Career

Artist, art judge, presenter demonstrations at schools, fairs and art organizations, California, 1962—1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, art director Fresno High School Centennial 1889-1989, 1989. Art advisor Portrait of Fresno, 1885-1985. Contributing artist Heritage Fresno, 1975.

      Exhibited in group shows, including M.H. De Young Museum, San Francisco, 1971, Charles and Emma Frye Museum, Seattle, 1971, California State University-Fresno tour of China, 1974.

Membership

Member advisory Central California Women's Conference, since 1989, Patrons for Cultural Arts, Fresno, 1987-1992, board directors, 1991-1992. Member Society Western Artists (board directors 1968-1974, vice president 1968-1970), Fresno Womens Trade Club (board directors 1986-1993, president 1988-1990), Fresno Art Museum, Fresno Metropolitan Museum, Native Daughters Golden West Fresno.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    World travel, photography, collecting art and dolls of different cultures.

Connections

Married Reginald Ross Stuart, May 18, 1952. Children: Doris Lynne Stuart Willis, Darlene Mae Stuart Cavalletto, Sue Anne Stuart Peters.

father:
Robert Wesley Williams Tressler

mother:
Maria Theresa (Gad) Tressler

spouse:
Reginald Ross Stuart

children:
Doris Lynne Stuart Willis Stuart

Darlene Mae Stuart Cavalletto Stuart

Sue Anne Stuart Peters Stuart