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art educator , gallery director

Marsha Carol Shrack, American Art educator, gallery director. Certified art teacher, Kansas.

Background

Shrack, Marsha Carol was born on June 14, 1952 in El Dorado, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Marvin Ray and Wanita June (Reynolds) Gates.

Education

Bachelor Art Education, Wichita State University, Kansas, 1975. Master Art Education, Wichita State University, Kansas, 1978.

Career

Graduate teaching assistant, Wichita State University, 1975-1976; secondary school art teacher, Unified School District 268, Cheney, Kansas, 1976-1977; K-12 art teacher, Bethel Life School, Wichita, 1979-1981; K-12 art teacher, Christian Center Academy, Wichita, 1977-1982; instructor art, Pratt (Kansas) Community College, since 1985; art gallery director, Pratt (Kansas) Community College, 1986-1987, 93-. Graphic artist Peters and Associations Graphic Design, Wichita, 1982-1984. Freelance sign painter, Wichita, 1982-1985.

Presenter in field; consultant, art education advocate Haskins Elementary School, Pratt, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Certified art teacher, Kansas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in individual shows at Hutchinson (Kansas) Art Association, 1991, Baker Arts Center, Liberal, Kansas, 1992, Open Window Gallery, Pratt, Kansas, 2001, Builders Block Gallery, Coffeeville, Kansas, 2001, Mathews Gallery, Wichita, 2002, Stonehouse Gallery, Fredonia, Kansas, 2003, Mercer Gallery, Garden City Community College, 2004, Prairie Art Exhibition, Kansas, 2005, Sterling (Kansas) College, 2005. Exhibited in group shows at Lawrence (Kansas) Arts Center, 1993, 2003, Kansas Artist Craftsman, 1992-1994, Faculty Art Exhibit Pratt Community College, 1986-2007, Baker Art Center, 1995, Lawrence Art Center KACA Juried Show, 2004, The Prairie Exhibit Juried Show, Sterling Kansas, 2005, Kansas Association Retired School Personnel Show, Great Bend, 2005, Mingenback Art Gallery, Bethany, Kansas, 2006, Carnegie Art Center, All Things Ceramic Invitational, Leavenworth, Kansas, 2006.

Membership

Art judge Hutchinson Art Association Art Fair, 1992, Academy Olympics, Central Kansas High School Competition, 1985-2006, National Fellowship Christian Schools, Waco, Texas, 1980. Member National Education Association, National Art Education Association, Kansas Art Education Association, Pratt Higher Education Association (Teacher of Year 1994), Kansas Artist Craftsman Association (board directors, Southwest region representative).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: pottery, fibers and fabrics, gardening, church and familyactivities.

Connections

Married Christopher George Shrack. Children: Chelsea Christine, Emma Leigh, Gates Kipp.

father:
Marvin Ray Gates

mother:
Wanita June (Reynolds) Gates

spouse:
Christopher George Shrack

child:
Chelsea Christine Shrack

child:
Gates Kipp Shrack

child:
Emma Leigh Shrack