Bachelor of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1942; Bachelor of Fine Arts (honorary), Massachusetts College Art, 1993.
Freelance illustrator, from 1950. Teacher Saturday classes for young people, New Haven, 1941-1942. Retired professor drawing & illustration Paier College Art, 1967-1988.
Assistant National Youth Administration, 1939-1942. Assistant designer Yale Press, 1941-1943, illustrator, 1942-1948. Technical illustrator, draftsman University Washington, Seattle, 1951-1953.
Married Rudolph Franz Zallinger, September 27, 1941. Children: Peter Franz, Kristina Lisa.