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artist

Joan Helene Lee, American Artist. Avocation: motorcycle riding. F C. Recipient Purchase award Judson College National Competition, Harry Smith award Interant. Association Indiana Publications, Boston, 1982.

Background

Lee, Joan Helene was born on January 4, 1937 in E. Warren, Wyoming, United States. Daughter of Helene Sylvie LaDamus.

Education

Bachelor in English, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1971; professional program in public, University of Chicago, 1977; certified in law for community developers, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, 1980.

Career

Public, owner Broken Whisker Studio, Downers Grove, Illinois, since 1976. Artist-in-residence Strawberry Banke, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1987. Independent artist, owner Blue Ibis, Downers Grove, since 1989.

Freelance teacher Science (Botanical) Illustration, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Avocation: motorcycle riding. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on art to professional journals.

Membership

Fundraiser American Indian Center, Chicago, 1960's. 4H leader Cooperative Extension Service, DuPage County, Illinois, 1967-1976. Associate Challenge Project, Safer Foundation, Chicago, 1980's.

Member American Association of University Women (vice president women's concerns 1974-1977), Guild Natural Science Illustrators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Motorcycle riding.

Connections

Married David Nicholas Lee, 1957. Children: Andrea Jeanne, Ramona Carmen.

father:
Helene Sylvie LaDamus Lee

spouse:
David Nicholas Lee

children:
Ramona Carmen Lee

Andrea Jeanne Lee