Student, University Miami, 1958-1959; student, Art Students League, New York City, 1960-1961.
Associate professor painting, Corcoran School Art, Washington, 1964-1974. Lecturer George Washington University, 1964-1974. Exchange professor Leeds College Art, England, 1967-1968.
Visiting professor painting San Antonio The Art Institute of Chicago.
Board directors Northern Virginia Art League, 1974-1977. Served with United States Air Force, World World War II and Korea. Member of Pinehurst Country.
Married Anne Marsh Butler, May 18, 1952. Children— James Watson, Gary Lee.