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Julian Bloom, American Artist, editors Co-chairman Cypress (California) Cultural Arts Planning Committee, 1993-1995; pres.Cypress Art Art League, 1993-1996; commissioner Cypress Cultural Arts, since 1999. Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Fellow American Artists Professional League (Signature award 1993); member National Watercolor Society (associate member since 1989, editor newsletter 1994-1997).


Bloom, Julian was born on May 6, 1933 in Cleveland. Son of John Bernard and Lillian Judith (Finkel) Bloom.


Associate of Arts, Cypress College, 1972;student, University LaVerne (California), 1983-1986.


Lab technical, Harvey Aluminum, Torrance, California, 1956-1964;foreman, Harvey Aluminum, Torrance, California, 1964-1966;senior draftsman, Northrop Corporation, Anaheim, California, 1966-1967;designer, Northrop Aircraft, Anaheim, California, 1967-1969;facilities engineer, Northrop Aircraft, Anaheim, California, 1969-1981;design to corporation cost designer, Northrop Aircraft, Anaheim, California, 1982-1984;manufacturing engineering manager, Northrop Aircraft, Anaheim, 1984-1985;manufacturing manager, Northrop Aircraft, Anaheim, 1985-1992;artist, owner, Realistic Watercolors, Cypress, since 1992. Instructor watercolor Huntington Beach Art Center, since 1997.


  • Other Work

    • Featured in The Best of Watercolor, 1995. Columnist Event Newspapers, since 1998.


Co-chairman Cypress (California) Cultural Arts Planning Committee, 1993-1995. President Cypress Art Art League, 1993-1996. Commissioner Cypress Cultural Arts, 1999-2002.

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Fellow American Artists Professional League (Signature award 1993). Member National Watercolor Society (associate, editor newsletter 1994-1997, board directors 2002, 04), Watercolor West (board directors since 1999, vice president 2003^, newsletter editor 2003^), American Society Marine Artists (artist member, Signature award 2000).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, computers, photography.


Married Shirley Ann Harper, November 29, 1954. Children: Sandra Layne Walker, Andrea Sue Wells.

John Bernard Bloom

Lillian Judith (Finkel) Bloom

Shirley Ann Harper

Sandra Layne Walker Bloom

Andrea Sue Wells Bloom