Log In

Linda Carol Butler Edit Profile

artist

Linda Carol Butler, American artist. Recipient 1st prize Easter Seal Design Contest, 1965, Scholastic Magazine Gold Key Award, 1966, Radcliffe Club Award, Excellence Writing, 1967. Member of Nelson Art Gallery, Friends Art, Kansas City Artist's Coalition, Toastmasters.

Background

Butler, Linda Carol was born on December 27, 1948 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of James Bernard and Annie Louise (Goodman) Butler.

Education

Student, Stephen F. Austin Teachers College, 1967. Student, Birmingham (Alabama) Southern College, 1969. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1971.

Career

Owner Fresh Ideas Needlepoint Company, Houston, designer, 1971—1973, Design and Illustration Studios, Houston, 1970—1977, Bright Idea Gallery, 1975—1976. Staff artist Alban Corporation, Houston, 1973. Artist House Coleman, 1975—1976, Houston Creative Kitchens, 1977, Houston Post, 1977, Hallmark Cards Company, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1977.

Lecturer Volunteer Easter Seal Society. Seminar leader artistic creativity American Cancer Society. Volunteer clown Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, art instructor.

Lay minister Unity School Practical Christianity.

Membership

Member of Nelson Art Gallery, Friends Art, Kansas City Artist's Coalition, Toastmasters.

Connections

father:
James Bernard Butler

mother:
Annie Louise (Goodman) Butler