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artist

Linda Hammond, American artist. Recipient Onderdonk award, 1991, Contributors award, 1993, Betty Maddux award, 1994, Artist of Year award, 1997.

Background

Hammond, Linda was born on January 11, 1938 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Daughter of Rorie Emmitt and Mary Jane (Alexander) Cowden.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University, 1960.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include San Antonio, 1984, 1986, 1993, exhibited in group shows at Rocky Mountain National, Golden, Colorado, 1989, Western Federation Watercolor Societies, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1991, Sun City (Arizona) Art Museum, 1994 (Best of Show award), University Nevada, Las Vegas, 2003, Museum Texas Tech University, Lubbock, 1998 (award), Society Layerists in Multi-Media, San Antonio, 1992, Bradford, Massachusetts, 1994, 1998, San Miguel de Allende, 1996, University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1999, University Colorado, 2001, Represented in permanent collections San Antonio Art League. Work public in Watercolor, 1996, 2000, others.

Membership

Docent emeritus McNay Museum Art, San Antonio, since 1984. Patron San Antonio Art League. Trustee Hill Country Arts Foundation.

Member National Watercolor Society (signature member), Texas Watercolor Society (signature member, president 1990-1992, purchase prize 1992, Best of Show award 1995, award of excellence 1997), San Antonio Watercolor Group (board directors, member chairman, bronze medal 1992, silver medal 1993), Society of Layerists in Multi-Media, San Antonio Art League, Texas Fine Arts Association (trustee), Battle of Flowers Association, S.W. Craft Center, Club Giraud, Zeta Tau Alpha.

Connections

Married Weldon Woolf Hammond, August 3, 1963. Children: Weldon Woolf III, Rory Cowden.

father:
Rorie Emmitt Cowden

mother:
Mary Jane (Alexander) Cowden

spouse:
Weldon Woolf Hammond

children:
Weldon Woolf III Hammond

Rory Cowden Hammond