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Gloria Deane Lee, American Artist, educator. Member South Bay Watercolor Society (board directors 1995-1997, president), National Acrylic Painters Association, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, California Watercolor Association, Pacific Art Guild (past officer), Paletteers, Women Artists of the West, Women Painters West.


Lee, Gloria Deane was born on February 10, 1937 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Carroll and Margaret Kathleen (Morse) Hamilton.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1959. Postgraduate, Long Beach State University, 1968. Degree, Otis Arts Institute.

Degree, University Califf.


Teacher, Garden Grove (California) Unified School District, 1959-1964; teacher, Las Vegas (Nevada) Unified School District, 1964; teacher, Compton Unified School District, 1964-1972; teacher, Manhattan Beach (California) Unified School District, 1984-1995; teacher, Los Angeles Unified Adult School, since 1993; private tutor academics and, Positive Parenting, Manhattan Beach, since 1978; tutor, Keys to Learning, Redondo Beach, California, 1984-1996. Teacher painting Beverly Hills (California) Recreation, since 1995, Palos Verdes(California) Art Center, since 1990, El Segundo (California) Recreation Senior Center, since 1996. Director Palos Verdes (California) Artists, 1985-1989.

Member education committee Palos Verdes Art Center, 1986-1990. Represented by Artist's Studio Galleries, Palos Verdes Peninsula, 1987-1996, Gail's Frames Gallery. Juried associate Watercolor West, 1992, 96-, Women Artists of the West, since 1992, Women Painters West, since 1992, Fine Arts Institute, San Bernardino, California, since 1995.


  • Other Work

    • One woman shows at Collectors Gallery, Palos Verdes Art Center, 1995, Norris Theater, Rolling Hills Estates, California, 1995, Watercolor Expression, Redondo Performing Arts, Redondo Beach, California, 2003, Faces and Forms, San Pedro, 2003, Juried All Media Exhibition, Beckstrand Gallery, Palos Verdes, 2003, Small Treasures, Palos Verdes, 2004, Winners Show, Long Beach, 2004, Manzanar Exhibition, Pasadena, 2004, Love of Nature, Howen Green Gallery (Jean Henning award 2005), Leda and the Swan, 2005, Waiting for Alice, South Bay Watercolor Exhibition, San Pedro, 2005, Brand XXXV Borders, Brand Library. Gallery, Glendale, 2006, Boogie Woogie, ISAP Exhibition Del Rey Art Museum, Florida, Ancient Ways From a Female Point of View: Women Artists of San Pedro, The Loft Gallery, San Pedro, 2007, Manzanar Exhibit, American Power Conversion Fine Arts Gallery, Torrance, 2007, Complementary 4, The Loft San Pedro, 2007, Hello Mama and Passages, Hilligoss Gallery, Chicago, 2007, Vista, Torrance Art Museum, 2007 (award South Bay Watercolor Society), SaxGallery Denier Co, 2008, 09, National Watercolor Society, Underground 57, Pomona, California, 2010 (Long Beach Arts, First Place), San Diego Watercolor Society. Exhibited in group shows at Malaga Cove Library.

      , Palos Verdes Estates, 1993, Beckstrand Gallery, Rancho Palos Verdes, 1993, 94, 95, 96, Artists' Studio, Rolling Hills Estates, 1993, 94, 96, Taos (New Mexico) Convention Center, 1993, Stewart Gallery, Rancho Palos Verdes, 1993, 94, 96, 97, Petropavlovsk (Russia) Museum/Gallery, 1993, Gate Gallery, San Pedro, California, 1993, Palos Verdes Art Center, 1994, 95, 96, 97, 98, Lancaster (California) Art Museum, 1994, Millennium Show, Montrose, California, 2000, Square One Finegood Gall., West Hills, California, Village Square Gall., Riverside (California) Art Museum, 1995, 96, Long Beach (California) Arts, 1995, 97, Joslyn Fine Arts Gallery, Torrance, California, 1995, 96, 97, 98, San Bernardino County Museum, 1996, Janet Turner Print Gallery, Chico, California, 1997, Brand Library.

      , 1997, Royal Birmingham (England) Society Artists Gallery, 1997, Women Artists West, Biloxi, Mississippi, 1997, Lankersham Art Center Gallery, California, 1997, Printmaking Council New Jersey, Cerritos Art Gallery/Cerritos College, California, 1998, Metropolitan Life, Bridgewater, New Jersey, 1998, Monoprints and Books, Rancho Palos Verdes, 1998, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, Lankersham Art Gallery, Los Angeles, 1998, 99, National Association of Performing Artists 3d Annual Exhibition, Covington, Louisiana, 1998, 99, Brand XXVIII Works on Paper, Glendale, California, 1998, 99, Brand XXIX Works on Paper, 1999-1900, WAOW Membership Exhibition, Rancho Capistrano, California, 1998, 99, University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center, 1998, Lancaster (California) Art Museum, 1999, Finegood Gallery, West Hills, California, 2000, Charles Borman Gallery, Montrose, California, 2000, Soleil, Manhattan Beach, 2000, Palos Verdes Peninsule Area Artistsothers. Represented in various private collections. Watercolors added to University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center collection, 1998.


Member South Bay Watercolor Society, Torrance, California (board directors 1995-1997, president), National Acrylic Painters Association, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, California Watercolor Association, Pacific Art Guild (past officer), Paletteers, Women Artists of the West, Women Painters West., National Watercolor Society Publicity (vice president, communications officer).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: singing, playing musical instruments, writing poetry, sailing, gardening.


Married Robert Dean Lee, June 29, 1962.

Carroll Hamilton

Margaret Kathleen (Morse) Hamilton

Robert Dean Lee