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artist

Holly Brewster Jones, American Artist. Recipient First Place award Watercolor Society North Carolina, 1996.

Background

Jones, Holly Brewster was born on January 23, 1943 in Albany, New York, United States. Daughter of Peter James and Gladys (Mather) B.

Education

Biology, University New York. Genetics, North Carolina State University.

Career

Research technical, Albany Medical Center, 1963-1965; medical technical, Kingston (New York) Medical, 1965-1966; research geneticist, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1966-1974; independent artist, Raleigh, 1975-1990; artist-in-residence, SAS Institute Inc., Cary, North Carolina, since 1990. Watercolor instructor North Carolina Museum Art, Raleigh, 1984-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Juried show Pastel Society of America, New York City, 1996.

Membership

Consultant Cary Fine Arts Committee, since 1996. Volunteer art instructor American International School, Nice, France, 1980-1982, Wake County Public Schools, Raleigh, 1977-1980. Art consultant Cary Chamber of Commerce, since 1996.

Member Watercolor Society Southeastern Pastel Society (1st vice president 1995-1998), Pastel Society of America, Raleigh Artists Guild (president 1994), Cary Chamber of Commerce (art consultant 1995-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cooking, gardening, skiing, piano.

Connections

Married David John Simons, September 8, 1963 (divorced March 1986). Children: Gregory Brewster Simons, Laurie Michelle Simons. Married Paul Scott Jones, September 10, 1988.

father:
Peter James B.

mother:
Gladys (Mather) B.

spouses:
Paul Scott Jones

David John Simons

children:
Laurie Michelle Simons Jones

Gregory Brewster Simons Jones