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Margaret Brake Windeknecht, American artist. Recipient Purchase award Tennessee Artists Craftsman Association, 1976, Arkansas Art Center, 1976, 77, Tenn Bicentennial-Tennessee StateMus., 1976, Best of Show award Michigan League Handweavers, 1997, 99. Member Handweavers Guild American (editor Michigan League Handweavers newsletter 1994-2000), Convergance '06 HGA (steering committee member).

Background

Windeknecht, Margaret Brake was born on June 27, 1936 in Alma, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Donald Potter and Ellen Hope (Noble) Brake.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Design, University Michigan, 1958. Master of Adult Education, Memphis State University, 1976.

Career

Instructor weaving Birmingham (Michigan) Bloomfield Art Association, 1981-1983. Visiting artist-in-residence Rhodes College, Memphis, 1976-1981, steering com.Convergence, HGA, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Works

Membership

Member Handweavers Guild American (editor Michigan League Handweavers newsletter 1994-2000), Convergance '06 HGA (steering committee member).

Connections

Married Thomas George Windeknecht, August 30, 1958. Children: Laura W. Grills, John F., Beth W. Haverkamp.

father:
Donald Potter Brake

mother:
Ellen Hope (Noble) Brake

spouse:
Thomas George Windeknecht

children:
Laura W. Grills Windeknecht

John F. Windeknecht

Beth W. Haverkamp Windeknecht