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artist

Marian Joan Flahavin, American artist. Member Pastel Society of America (signature), American Artists Professional League, Portrait Society America, Northwest Pastel Society (signature), Women Artists of America West, Pastel Society West Coast (signature).

Background

Flahavin, Marian Joan was born on November 19, 1937 in Colton, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Herbert Joseph and Margaret Theresa (McGinn) Druffel.

Education

Bachelor in Art, Holy Names College, 1959; studied with, John Howard and Daniel Green.

Career

With public relations, Holy Names College, Spokane, Washington, 1959-1970; artist-in-residence, Spokane, since 1974. Teacher and speaker in field.

Achievements

  • Avocations: horses, snow and water sports, needlework, sewing.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal work represented in galleries and shows, nation wide. Principal work includes oil and pastel portraiture, collectible plate series, prints for benefit of children, bronze garden sculptures of children.

Membership

Member Pastel Society of America (signature), American Artists Professional League, Portrait Society America, Northwest Pastel Society (signature), Women Artists of America West, Pastel Society West Coast (signature).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horses, needlecrafts, sewing, gardening.

Connections

Married G. Thomas Flahavin, August 6, 1960. 1 child, John Thomas.

father:
Herbert Joseph Druffel

mother:
Margaret Theresa (McGinn) Druffel

spouse:
G. Thomas Flahavin

child:
John Thomas Flahavin