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Elaine Louise Harvey, American artist, educator. Certified general elementary teacher, California.


Harvey, Elaine Louise was born on March 1, 1936 in Riverside, California, United States. Daughter of Edgar Arthur and Emma Louise (Shull) Siervogel.


Bachelor with highest honors, with distinction, San Diego State University, 1957.


Teacher, Cajon Valley Schools, El Cajon, California, 1957, 58;free-lance artist, El Cajon, since 1975;teacher, Athenaeum School Music & Art, since 1990. Juror various art exhibitions, California, since 1983. Lecturer, since 1984.

Teacher painting seminars, since 1987.


  • Certified general elementary teacher, California.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Palette to Palate, 1986. Contributor The Artists Magazine, 1987, 94, 96, 98, The New Spirit Watercolor, 1989, California Art Review, 1989, The Artists Southern California, 1989, Splash, 1990, Splash II, 1992, Watercolor Techniques for Releasing the Creative Spirit, 1992, Collage Techniques, 1994, The Artistic Touch, 1994, The Artistic Touch III, 1998.


Trustee San Diego Museum Art, 1985, 86. Volunteer art teacher, San Diego area public schools, 1973-1976. Choral director Chapel of Valley United Methodist, since 1991.

Member National Watercolor Society (board directors 1987-1988, elected juror 1989), Watercolor West (board directors 1986-1988, 94-98), West Coast Watercolor Society (president 1992-1998), San Diego Watercolor Society (president 1979-1980, chairman international exhibition 1980-1981, Silver Recognition award 1986), San Diego Museum Art Artists Guild (president 1985-1986, board directors 1986-1987, 90-94) Western Federation Watercolor Societies (signature, delegate 1983-1991), Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Society, Allied Artists American, Grossmont Garden Club (Elson Creativity Trophy 1977, 79).


Married Stuart Herbert Harvey, June 16, 1957. Children: Kathleen Robin, Laurel Lynn, Mark Stuart.

Edgar Arthur Siervogel

Emma Louise (Shull) Siervogel

Stuart Herbert Harvey

Kathleen Robin Harvey

Laurel Lynn Harvey

Mark Stuart Harvey