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illustrator , writer

Ginnie Hofmann, Illustrator, writer. Avocation: antiques. F C. Volunteer children's book programs for school classes, Bergen County, New Jersey, since 1980. Member Society Illustrators.

Background

Hofmann, Ginnie was born on September 30, 1920 in Toledo.

Education

Student, Art Academy Cincinnati, 1938-1942.

Career

Illustrator, Columbia Recording Corporation, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1944-1945;freelance illustrator, McCall's, New York City, 1958-1986;freelance illustrator, Mademoiselle, New York City, 1946-1951;freelance illustrator, Parent's Magazine, New York City, 1950s;freelance illustrator, Good Housekeeping, New York City, 1950-1960;freelance illustrator, Woman's Day, New York City, 1950-1960;freelance illustrator, various national ads, New York City, 1950-1986.

Achievements

  • Avocation: antiques. F C.

Works

Membership

Volunteer children's book programs for school classes, Bergen County, New Jersey, since 1980. Member Society Illustrators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Antiques.

Connections

Daughter of Elwyn Paul and Ruth Weaver (Giegel) Ritsman. Widowed February 1990. Married Edward Hofmann, July 11, 1944.

father:
Elwyn Paul Ritsman

mother:
Ruth Weaver (Giegel) Ritsman

spouse:
Edward Hofmann