Bachelor of Fine Arts, Art Institute Chicago, 1951. Master of Fine Arts, Art Institute Chicago, 1953.
Head lithography department Instituto Allende, San Miguel Allende, Gauanajuanto, Mexico, 1955-1963, head graduate studies Mexico, since 1964. Faculty chairman San Antonio Art Institute, 1963-1964. Conductor seminars Laredo Art Association, 1964, 71, 78, Hill County Art Foundation, Ingram Texas, since 1967, Brownsville, Beaumont, Lamesa art leagues, Lubbock Art Association, San Antonio Watercolor Society, Carrizo Lodge, Ruidoso, New Mexico, Houston Water Color Society, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, Texas.
Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.
Children: Fredric Michael, Lisa Maria.