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James W. Rice Edit Profile

illustrator , author

James W. Rice, author, illustrator. Recipient Certified of Award, Printing Industry of America, 1979, Certified of Merit, 1990, Premier Print award, 1996. Advisory board Fine Arts Council, Hamilton, Texas, since 1997. With United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Western Writers American, National Sculpture Association.

Background

Rice, James W. was born on February 10, 1934 in Coleman County, Texas, United States. Son of James William and Mary amanda (Jennings) Rice.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Texas, 1959. Master of Education, Howard Payne University, Brownwood, Texas, 1960. Master of Fine Arts, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1983.

Career

Assistant professor art, Southeastern Louisiana U., Hammond, 1962-1967;associate professor art, Southeastern Louisiana U., Hammond, 1969-1973;assistant professor art, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1967-1968;band director, Shamrock (Texas) H.S., 1979-1980;band director, Hico (Texas) H.S., 1980-1982;professor art, Dallas Baptist U., 1982-1983.

Works

Membership

Advisory board Fine Arts Council, Hamilton, Texas, since 1997. With United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Western Writers American, National Sculpture Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, chess, reading, sculpture.

Connections

Married Martha Eulene Ousted, June 4, 1954. Children: Zel, Maria, Lyn, Patti, Jason.

father:
James William Mary

mother:
Mary

spouse:
Martha Eulene Ousted

children:
Zel Rice

Maria Rice

Lyn Rice

Patti Rice

Jason Rice