Associate of Arts, Idaho State University, 1940. Attended, Brigham Young University, 1940—1941. Attended, Chuinard Art Institute, 1954.
Attended, Chuinard Art Institute, 1955. Attended, Art Students League, summer, 1970. Attended, John Pike Watercolor School, spring and summer, 1970.
Painter, art instructor Armed Forces Institute, Manila, Philippines, 1945—1946, Ricks College, Idaho Falls, 1968—1969, Hutchings Watercolor Workshops, Idaho and California, 1967—1999. Painter, owner, operator Hutchings Gallery, Jamestown, California, 1979—1999.
President O.E. Bell Junior High School Parent-Teachers Association, Idaho Falls, 1958, Toastmasters International, Idaho Falls, 1961, Kiwanis of E. Idaho Falls, 1968. Board directors Teton Peaks council Boy Scouts American, Idaho Falls, 1953—1960. Member of Kentucky Watercolor Society (Grumbacher award and traveling show 1989), Midwest Watercolor Society, Society Western Artists (1st prize for watercolor 1984), Watercolor West (vice president 1978-1979, Rex Brandt award 1988), National Watercolor Society.
Married Anne Elizabeth Kirkman, August 2, 1940. Children: Marianne, Jeanne, Richard, Dorothy, Robert.