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freelance/self-employed artist

Linda Taylor Schweitzer, American freelance/self-employed artist. Registered Nurse, West Virginia. Member West Virginia Watercolor Society (chairman membership 1989-1992).

Background

Schweitzer, Linda Taylor was born on April 1, 1943 in Fairmont, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Frederic Thompson and Louise Elizabeth (Taylor) Schweitzer.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, West Virginia University, 1965. Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling, West Virginia University, 1967. Bachelor of science in nursing, West Virginia Wesleyan, 1988.

Career

Social worker, West Virginia Department Welfare, Kingwood, 1965-1966; group leader, LaLeche League International, 1971-1979; staff nurse, St. Joseph's Hospital, Buckhannon, West Virginia, 1988-1992; freelance artist, since 1991; clinical Registered Nurse, West Virginia University Hospitals, Morgantown, 1992-1995.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, West Virginia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show Monongalia Art Center, Morgantown, 1998. Group exhibits include Cultural Center, Charleston, West Virginia, 1995, 97, Crosscurrents, Stiffel Fine Arts Center, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1994, Aqueous '94 juried show, West Virginia Watercolor Society at Parkersburg (West Virginia) Art Center, 1994, Westmoreland Art National, Youngwood, Pennsylvania, 1994 (Merit award), Women and Creativity Conference West Virginia University Creative Arts Center, Morgantown, 1994, Exhibit '60, Monongalia Arts Center, Morgantown, 1996 (Best of Show), Realism '96, Parkersburg Art Center, 1996 (Purchase award), Mid-Atlantic Regional Watercolor Exhibit, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1996 (Merit award), Southern Watercolor Society Juried Exhibit, Delf Narona Museum, Moundsville, West Virginia, 1997.

Membership

Member West Virginia Watercolor Society (chairman membership 1989-1992). F C.

Connections

Married Robert William LoPresti, June 22, 1965 (divorced August 1984). Children: Eric Robert, Shanna Louise.

father:
Frederic Thompson Schweitzer

mother:
Louise Elizabeth (Taylor) Schweitzer

spouse:
Robert William LoPresti

children:
Eric Robert Schweitzer

Shanna Louise Schweitzer