Bachelor of Arts, Tulane University, 1933; Master of Fine Arts, Tulane University, 1956; student, Hans Hofmann School Art, Provincetown, Rhode Island, 1956.
Member of faculty art department Newcomb College, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1956-1964. Visiting associate professor fine arts Louisiana State University, New Orleans, 1973-1974.
Married Hugh Bernard Kohlmeyer, March 15, 1934. Children: Jane Louise (Mistress Henry Lowentritt), Jo Ellen (Mistress Raoul Bezou).