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sculptor

Jon Leslie Ramsay, American sculptor. Staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1965-1969. Member International Sculpture Center, International Woodcarving Congress.

Background

Ramsay, Jon Leslie was born on December 23, 1945 in Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Winton G. and Elizabeth Helen (Dow) Ramsay.

Education

Graduated from high school, Towson, Maryland.

Career

Independent electrician, Booth Fisheries, Portsmouth, N.H., 1969-1970;self-employed contractor, Tawas, Michigan, 1970-1972;electrician, Ramsay Elec., Naples, Florida, 1972-1974;electrician, Cmty. Electric, Naples, 1974-1976;electrician, Barth Electric, Branson, Missouri, 1976-1981;electrician, American Broadcasting Company Electric, Springfield, Missouri, 1981-1983;sculptor, Engler Woodcarving, Branson, 1983-1989;owner, Linden Tree Gallery, Grove City, Pennsylvania, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include wood sculptures Day 2 at Cemetary Ridge, 1994 (4th place realistic human division International Competition 1994), C'mon Grampa, 1996 (2d. Place group human realistic division International Competition 1996), Let's Play Ball, 1996 (2d place realistic human division International Competition 1996), Black Peter, 1995 (Best of Show national competition 1995).

Membership

Staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1965-1969. Member International Sculpture Center, International Woodcarving Congress.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, painting.

Connections

Married Linda Elaine Schlicker, February 4, 1967. Children: Barabara Elaine Kramer, Kelly Lynn.

father:
Winton G. Ramsay

mother:
Elizabeth Helen (Dow) Ramsay

spouse:
Linda Elaine Schlicker

children:
Barabara Elaine Kramer Ramsay

Kelly Lynn Ramsay