Bachelor of Fine Arts, Memphis College of Art, 1958. Student, Royal Tapestry Manufacturer, Madrid, Spain, 1965. Student, Wverij de Uil, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1965.
Professor art Memphis College Art, from 1959. Chairman fine arts Haystack Mountain School Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, 1966.
Member advisory panel crafts Tennessee Arts Commission, 1969-1970. Member American Craftsmen's Council (representative of Tennessee 1963-1965, National Merit award 1966).