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artist , art educator

Lee Palmer Budahl, American art educator, artist. Certified art teacher, North Carolina. Recipient 2d and Third place oil painting awards Summerfest Exhibit of High Country Crafters, Asheville, North Carolina, 1993, Third place painting and honorable mention drawing awards Smoky Mountain Juried Exhibit, Bryson City, North Carolina, 1993; Vice Chancellor's Instructional Improvement grantee Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, 1990.

Background

Budahl, Lee Palmer was born on September 1, 1933 in Algoma, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Palmer Sigurd and Helen Emma (Lahti) Budahl.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, University of Wisconsin, 1955;Master of Arts in Art History, University of Wisconsin, 1965;Master of Arts in Art, San Francisco State University, 1959;postgraduate, Ohio State University, 1968-1970;Doctor of Philosophy in Secondary Education/Art Education, U. Maryland., 1972.

Career

Teacher, Belvidere (New Jersey) Public Schools, 1959-1960;artist, Alton Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City, 1960-1961;teacher, Cherokee Public School, Madison, Wisconsin, 1961-1962;artist multimedia laboratory, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1962-1965;instructor, Gonzaga U., Spokane, Washington, 1965-1968;teaching assistant, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1968-1970;faculty development instructor, U. Maryland., College Park, 1970-1972;associate professor art department, Western Carolina U., Cullowhee, North Carolina, since 1972. Mentor North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Tchg., Sylva, 1993. Lecturer Elderhostel, Nantahala Village, North Carolina, 1993.

Achievements

  • Certified art teacher, North Carolina.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in Asheville Civic Symphony Performance, 1993, Best of Jackson County, 1992 (President's prize). Executed mural Mountain Heritage Center, Cullowhee, 1978. Illustrator (videotape) Trail of Tears, 1989, Non-Verbal Communication, University Chicago, 1990.

Membership

Volunteer signage C. J. Harris Regional Medical Center, Sylva, 1993. Illustrator, signage Mountain Heritage Center, Cullowhee, 1993. Poster and program designer Kudzu Players, Sylva, 1991-1994.

Volunteer designer Smoky Mountain High School, Sylva, 1990-1993. With United States Army, 1956-1957. Member National Art Education Association, North Carolina Art Education Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, travel, theater.

Connections

Married Mary Ann Guenther, June 22, 1957. Children: Christopher, Priscilla, Juliana.

father:
Palmer Sigurd Budahl

mother:
Helen Emma (Lahti) Budahl

spouse:
Mary Ann Guenther

children:
Christopher Budahl

Priscilla Budahl

Juliana Budahl