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Fayrene Elizabeth Parrish, American Artist. Avocations: scuba diving, sailing. F C. Grantee Film Institute American, Los Angeles, 1967. Docent N.W. Museum Art, La Connor, Washington, 1988-1991; board directors Anacortes Arts Foundation, 1988-1990; founder Madrona, A Curriculum for the Arts in Anacortes, 1991. Member N.W. Watercolor Society, N.W. Printmakers Society.

Background

Parrish, Fayrene Elizabeth was born on September 20, 1936 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Daughter of Joseph Harrish and Fern (Loomis) Wright.

Education

Student, San Diego State College, 1959-1961; student, Los Angeles City College, 1962-1964; student, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965-1966; student, San Fernando City College, 1966-1967; student, Santa Monica City College, 1973-1974.

Career

Acting contractee, Columbia Pictures/Screem Gems, Hollywood, California, 1962-1964; actress, sculptress, gallery and art school founder, Malibu Art Colony, Los Angeles area, 1965-1975; owner, Sea Gallery, Ventura County, California, 1975-1980; owner, artist, Parrish Studios, Ventura, California, 1977-1982; owner, artist, Parrish Studios, Anacortes, Washington, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Avocations: scuba diving, sailing. F C.

Membership

Docent Northwest Museum Art, La Connor, Washington, 1988-1991. Board directors Anacortes Arts Foundation, 1988-1990. Founder Madrona, A Curriculum for the Arts in Anacortes, 1991.

Member Northwest Watercolor Society, Northwest Printmakers Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, sailing.

Connections

Married Edward Witherill Parrish, Junior, January 21, 1970.

father:
Joseph Harrish Wright

mother:
Fern (Loomis) Wright

spouse:
Edward Witherill Parrish