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artist , educator

Martha Jane Wakeman, Italian artist, educator. Certified art teacher K-12, Connecticut. Class coordinator St. Joseph School, New London, 1998-1999, Pine Point School, Stonington, Connecticut, 1995-1997; member parish council St. Joseph Church, New London, 1993-1996, lector, 1995—/.

Background

Wakeman, Martha Jane was born on January 8, 1948 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Norman Burr and Muriel (Evitts) Wakeman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Skidmore College, 1970. Master of Arts, Villa Schifaroia-Rosary College, Florence, Italy, 1972. Master of Fine Arts, Villa Schifaroia-Rosary College, Florence, Italy, 1978.

Career

Instructor art Gonzaga University Junior Year Abroad Program, Florence, 1974-1979, Connecticut College, 1980-1981, instructor art Return to College program, since 1984. Instructor painting Umbra Institute, Pengra, Italy, 2002.

Achievements

  • Certified art teacher K-12, Connecticut.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in one-woman shows in Milan, Florence, New York City and Connecticut, 1972-1996. Group shows include Alan Stone Gallery, New York City, Skidmore College, Vangarde Gallery, New London, Connecticut, Master of Science Gallery, Hartford, Connecticut, No-Ho Gallery, New York City, Connecticut Women Artists, New Haven. Paintings included in more than 100 private collections in Europe, United States and Canada.

      Subject of articles.

Membership

Class coordinator St. Joseph School, New London, 1998-1999, Pine Point School, Stonington, Connecticut, 1995-1997. Member parish council St. Joseph Church, New London, 1993-1996, lector, 1995—/.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, travel, studying foreign languages, reading.

Connections

Married Robert E. Proctor, March 15, 1980. Children: Rebecca Anne Proctor, Andrew Wakeman Proctor.

father:
Norman Burr Wakeman

mother:
Muriel (Evitts) Wakeman

spouse:
Robert E. Proctor

children:
Rebecca Anne Proctor Wakeman

Andrew Wakeman Proctor Wakeman