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artist , educator

Jeanne Alexandra Sharma, American artist, educator. Achievements include design of corporate logos for seven independent businesses. Recipient 1st in class for woodcarving in the round, International Woodcarver's Exhibition, 1978, 2d place award sculpture in the round, 1977, 3d place award sculpture in the round, 1976. Member of Apple Pie Painters, Hilton Head Art League, Sertoma Club, Delta Phi Delta (life).

Background

Sharma, Jeanne Alexandra was born on September 27, 1943 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of John Cranston Heintzelman and Elizabeth Townshend Howlett.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, Pacific Western University, 2004.

Career

Painting instructor North York (Ontario, Canada) Board of Education, 1975—1994. Professor fine arts Seneca College, Toronto, 1983—1985. Founder, instructor Northview Group of Artists, 1992—1998.

Adjunct assistant professor University South Carolina Beaufort, Hilton Head Island, 1999—2006. Art instructor Beaufort Parks and Leisure Services, 2000—2005. Instructor University South Carolina Beaufort Continuing Education, 2000—2005, Hilton Head Art League, Hilton Head Island, 2003—2008.

Chairman education committee Hilton Head Art League, Hilton Head Island, 2004—2008. Juror Oakville Art Association, Canada, 2000, Hilton Head Plantation Artists, 2006. Instructor and artist-in-residence Aspotogan Painting Workshop, Northwest Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2004, Culpeper, Virginia, 05.

Invited artist Charles St. Gallery, Beaufort, 2003, 04, 05, 2006—2008, 2010. Artist in residence Windmore Group of Artists, Culpepper, Virginia, since 2005, Blue Mountain School Landscape Painting, Colling Wood, Ontario, Canada, 2008—2009, Southampton School Art, 2010. Recording secretary Arts and Cultural Council Southern Beaufurt County, 2006—2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of corporate logos for seven independent businesses.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Four images of Native American Chieftans, 1999, Island Treasures Revealed, As We See It, 2006, one-woman shows include Oil and Water, 2004, Oil and Water II, 2004, Water-Color-Ink, 2005, Island Perspectives, 2005, East Meets West, 2006, Painters Paint Honey Hern, Water works, 2008, On The Move, 2010.

Membership

Member of Apple Pie Painters, Hilton Head Art League, Sertoma Club, Delta Phi Delta (life).

Connections

Married Shashi Nath Sharma, August 2, 1965. Children: Ravi Ivan, Sonya Heintzelman Sharma-Scott.

father:
John Cranston Heintzelman

mother:
Elizabeth Townshend Howlett

spouse:
Shashi Nath Sharma

children:
Sonya Heintzelman Sharma-Scott Sharma

Ravi Ivan Sharma