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artist , educator

Patricia Cochran Brown, American artist, educator. Winner Pennsylvania Department Transportation graphics design contest for signs to designate wildflower areas along state roads, 1989.

Background

Brown, Patricia Cochran was born on November 16, 1955 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Paul Edmund and Patricia Wilson (Cochran) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1979. Master of Science, East Tennessee State University, 1983.

Career

State park naturalist State of Indiana, Indianapolis, 1975. Botanist Carnegie Museum Natural HIstory, Pittsburgh, 1977-1979. Instructor chemistry East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, 1981-1983.

Instructor biology University Pittsburgh, 1984-1987. Instructor art South Arts, Bethel Park, Pennsylvania, 1987-1989. Botany artist Bayberry Studio, Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania, since 1987.

Instructor art Lincoln Community Center, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1974. Vice president Boyce Road Gardeners Corporation, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows Pittsburgh Society Artists, 1987, American Artists Professional League, New York City, 1987 Salmagundi Club, New York City, 1987.

Membership

Member Society Economics Botany, Fort Pitt Society Daughters of the American Revolution, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (chairman American heritage and conversation Pittsburgh chapter since 1989), American Rabbit Breeders Association, Beta Beta Beta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, bicycle touring, ornithology.

Connections

father:
Paul Edmund Brown

mother:
Patricia Wilson (Cochran) Brown