Frederick Napier Best Edit Profile
Student, Auburn University, 1964. Bachelor, Birmingham Southern College, 1969. Master of Arts, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1994.
Artist Birmingham News, 1969. Design department manager Dampier-Harris, Alabaster, 1976—1978. Model designer Rust Engineering, Birmingham, 1978—1981.
Owner, manager Best Finesse Studio, Trussville, 1981—1994. Design instructor Jefferson State College, Birmingham, 1981—1998. Instructor Erwin High School, 1994—1995.
Education supervisor ITT Technology Institute, 1996—1997. Freelance artist, educator, 1997—2001. Artist in residence Moody Middle School, 1998.
Art teacher Smiths Station High School, 2001-2002. Freelance artist educator, since 2002.
Member American Institute of Architects, National Art Education Association, American Institute Graphic Arts.
Married Rebecca Alice Freeman, April 6, 1974. Children: Eric Jonathan, Emily Anne.