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artist , educator

Jo Anne Ford, American Artist, educator. Avocations: environmental activism, singing, hiking, reading, acting. F C. Recipient award of Honor Matrix Gallery, 1993, award of Excellence, California State Fair, 1994, award of Merit, California State Fair, 1995.

Background

Ford, Jo Anne was born on May 17, 1958 in Mill Valley, California, United States. Daughter of Robert Emmet and Eunice Peay (McDowell) Ford.

Education

Associate of Arts in Dramatic Arts, College of Marin, 1980. Associate of Arts in Humanities, College of Marin, 1980. Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco Art Institute, 1987.

Master of Fine Arts, University California, Berkeley, 2002.

Career

Arts educator Lycee Francais, San Francisco, 1993-1995, Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito, California, 1994-1997. Youth in Arts '94, 1994-1996. Lecturer facilitator San Francisco Artist's Committee, 1994-1995.

Member Adaline Kent Award committee San Francisco Artist Committee, 1995.

Achievements

  • Avocations: environmental activism, singing, hiking, reading, acting. F C.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Environmental activism, hiking, reading.

Connections

Married Blaise Smith, May 17, 1989. Children: Emmet Smith, Wesley Smith.

father:
Robert Emmet Ford

mother:
Eunice Peay (McDowell) Ford

spouse:
Blaise Smith

children:
Emmet Smith Ford

Wesley Smith Ford