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Portrait artist , art educator

Martha Fray Sampson, American portrait artist, educator. Certified teacher, Pennsylvania. Member Endless Mountains Council of the Arts (president, founder 1993-1997, secretary 1997-1998, board directors 1993-2006).

Background

Sampson, Martha Fray was born on May 4, 1928 in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Willard H. and Isabel (Holden) Fray.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education, Kutztown University, 1950. Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing, Marywood College, 1988.

Career

Art supervisor, teacher, Union School District, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, 1950-1952;art teacher, Dallas (Pennsylvania) Area School District, 1964-1968;art teacher, Wyoming Valley West, Kingston, Pennsylvania, 1968-1976;lecturer, Marywood College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1987-1989;lecturer, U. Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1989-1995.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Pennsylvania.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in many local and national exhibits.

Membership

Member Endless Mountains Council of the Arts (president, founder 1993-1997, secretary 1997-1998, board directors 1993-2006).

Connections

Married Thomas Henry Longmore, August 27, 1950 (deceased December 1963). Children: Robert W., David T., John W. Married Verlin Eugene Sampson, December 20, 1974.

father:
Willard H. Fray

mother:
Isabel (Holden) Fray

spouses:
Thomas Henry Longmore

Verlin Eugene Sampson

children:
Robert W. Sampson

David T. Sampson

John W. Sampson