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gallery owner

Iona Lydia Hepper was American gallery owner. Named Millennium Artist of Year Haggin Museum, 2000. Member National Watercolor Society, Pastel Society of America, Pastel Society West Coast, Stockton Art League.

Background

Hepper, Iona Lydia was born on March 10, 1918 in Eureka, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Emanuel E. and Lydia (Koerner) Voll.

Education

Student, California School Arts & Crafts, 1936-1937.

Career

Owner, Flair Gifts & Interiors, Stockton, California, 1951-1981;teacher art, Flair Gifts & Interiors, Stockton, California, since 1965;designer, Flair Gifts & Interiors, Stockton, California, since 1971;owner, GAlerie Iona, Stockton, California, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Cover designer (book) The Concepts of Bodily Objects, 1997.

Membership

Member National Watercolor Society, Pastel Society of America, Pastel Society West Coast, Stockton Art League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Kenneth Melvin Hepper, May 1, 1938 (deceased February 1998). Children: Judy, Rod.

father:
Emanuel E. Voll

mother:
Lydia (Koerner) Voll

spouse:
Kenneth Melvin Hepper

child:
Judy Hepper

child:
Rod Hepper