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educator , visual artist

Kathryn Chappell Nettles, American visual artist, educator. Recipient Distinguished Service award Virginia Alliance Art Education, 1994.

Background

Nettles, Kathryn Chappell was born on November 4, 1938 in Clarksville, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Harvey and Edna Kathryn (Lumpkin) Chappell.

Education

Bachelor, College William & Mary, 1984.

Career

Art instructor K-12, Tidewater Academy, Wakefield, Virginia, 1985-1989; art instructor, Rawls Museum Arts, Courtland, Virginia, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One woman shows include Virginia State University, Petersburg, 1984, College William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1984.

Membership

Senior warden Christ Episcopal Church, Waverly, Virginia, 1996, junior warden, 1997. Member County Democratic Committee, Sussex, Virginia, 1980-1990. Board directors Petersburg (Virginia) Art League, 1980-1981, Wakefield (Virginia) Foundation, 1985-1988.

Commissioner Virginia Commission Arts, Richmond, 1988-1993. Board trustees Walter C. Rawls Library. & Museum, Courtland, since 1994.

Member American Watercolor Society (associate), Virginia Watercolor Society (signature member), Virginia Museum Fine Arts, Rawls Museum Arts, Perterburg Area Art League.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, boxwood propagation, reading, needlework.

Connections

Married Edwin Carter Nettles Junior, July 19, 1958. Children: Bryar Chappell, Kathryn Carter, Edwin Carter III.

father:
Robert Harvey Chappell

mother:
Edna Kathryn (Lumpkin) Chappell

spouse:
Edwin Carter Nettles Junior

children:
Kathryn Carter Nettles

Bryar Chappell Nettles

Edwin Carter III Nettles