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Louis Stephen Gadal, American artist. 1st sergeant United States National Guard, 1954-1962. Member Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, Watercolor West Society, National Watercolor Society, American Society Marine Artist, International Society Marine Painters, Northwest Watercolor Society, Philadelphia Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society.

Background

Gadal, Louis Stephen was born on April 10, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Louis A. and Lois Anna (Northup) Gadal.

Education

Certified, Chouinard The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1959; postgraduate, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1962-1963.

Career

Painter, Walt Disney, Anaheim, California, 1960; freelance illustrator, Louis Gadal Illustration, Los Angeles, 1959-1962; illustrator, Quaid-i-Azam Architectural Illustration, Los Angeles, 1962-1968; illustrator, Carlos Diniz Associations, Los Angeles, 1968-1970; drawing instructor, California Institute Arts, Valencia, California, 1980-1988; drawing instructor, Otis Parsons The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1988-1990; illustrator, Louis Gadal/Architectural Illustrator, Los Angeles and Santa Monica, since 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor Landscapes in Watercolor, 2002.

Membership

1st sergeant United States National Guard, 1954-1962. Member Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, Watercolor West Society, National Watercolor Society, American Society Marine Artist, International Society Marine Painters, Northwest Watercolor Society, Philadelphia Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: printmaking, archaeology, history, poetry, writing.

Connections

Married Lynn M. Gary, May 15, 1966. Children: Eric Spencer, Stephanie Jenet.

father:
Louis A. Gadal

mother:
Lois Anna (Northup) Gadal

spouse:
Lynn M. Gary

children:
Stephanie Jenet Gadal

Eric Spencer Gadal