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Flor Maria Langlois Edit Profile

artist , educator

Flor Maria Langlois, American artist, educator. Certified art educator, Wisconsin. Recipient Best of Wisconsin (Artist) award Wisconsin Women in the Arts, Retrospective Show aware Miller Art Center, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, 1994, Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1997, Artist of the Bloom award Wisconsin Trails Magazine, Madison, 1997. Member Peninsula Arts Association, Peninsula Art League, National Museum Women in Art(charter mem).

Background

Langlois, Flor Maria was born on March 16, 1928 in San Jose, California, Costa Rica. Daughter of Adolfo and Luisa (Gonzalez) Saenz.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1958;Master of Arts in Education., Immaculate Heart College, 1949;art education, University of Wisconsin, 1974.

Career

Designer, Norcross Greeting Card, New York City, 1958-1959;childrens' book illustrator, Golden Magazine, Racine, Wisconsin, 1964-1967;teacher art, department chair, Walker Junior School, Milwaukee, 1964-1967;teacher lecturer television program, Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin. president Door county, Door County Envrion. Council, 1985-1987;Board of directors, Miller Arts Center, Sturgeon Bay-Peninsula, Wisconsin, since 1992;board directors, Peninsula Art School, Fish Creek-Peninsula Door, Wisconsin, since 1985;board directors, Door County-Peninsula of Door, Wisconsin, since 1992. Curriculum work Peninsula Art School, Fish Creek, Wisconsin, since 1994, board directors, teacher since 1984.

Achievements

  • Certified art educator, Wisconsin.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer of brochures. Pen and ink color entitled Earth to Earth, 1986 (Gold award 1986). Artist: represented by Tony Foliard Gallery, Milwaukee, exhibition Edgwood Orchard Gallery, Door County, Wisconsin.

      Private collections: United States, Latin American, Europe, Australia.

Membership

Member Peninsula Arts Association, Peninsula Art League, National Museum Women in Art(charter mem).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking, tennis, sailing, woodcarving, gardening.

Connections

Married Leslie G. Langlois, February 27, 1954. 1 child, Jeffrey.

father:
Adolfo Saenz

mother:
Luisa (Gonzalez) Saenz

spouse:
Leslie G. Langlois

child:
Jeffrey Langlois