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artist , educator

Patricia Joyce Kennedy, American artist, educator. Certified art education, supervisor, New Jersey. Member Guild Creative Artists, Jersey Shore Calligrapher's Guild (president, founder 1982-1985), Womens Caucus for Art, Society Scribes, College Art Association, Archaeol. Institute American, Gold Star Wives American.

Background

Kennedy, Patricia Joyce was born on January 23, 1943 in Newark. Daughter of Joseph James and Adele Romalda (Chumicki) Wegrocki.

Education

Associate of Arts, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, 1963. Bachelor, Georgian Court College, 1978. Master of Science, Bank St. College, New York City, 1990.

Career

Publicity coordinator, Fredrica Furs, New York City, 1963-1964;art department chair, Mater Dei H.S., New Monmouth, New Jersey, 1978-1993;instructor art history, Ocean Community College, Toms River, New Jersey, since 1991. Lecturer Society Scribes, New York City. Consultant international calligraphy conferences, Trenton and Hoboken, New Jersey, 1981-1983.

Achievements

  • Certified art education, supervisor, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Scripps College, California, 1988, Monmouth Reform Temple, 1988, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey, 1989, Bank St. College, New York City, 1990, University Portland, Oregon, 1991, Ocean County College, Toms River, New Jersey, 1992, 93, 94, Organization Indiana Artists, New York City, 1994. Represented in private collections in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Illinois, California. Collage artist.

      Creator hand lettered and bound books.

Membership

Member Guild Creative Artists, Jersey Shore Calligrapher's Guild (president, founder 1982-1985), Womens Caucus for Art, Society Scribes, College Art Association, Archaeol. Institute American, Gold Star Wives American.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical piano, archaeology and anthropology, sailing, travel, photography.

Connections

Married Gregory Patrick Kernahan, June 20, 1964 (deceased March 1968). Children: Kevin Gregory, Sean Patrick. Married Edward Felix Kennedy, November 14, 1970.

1 child, Brendan Edward.

father:
Joseph James Wegrocki

mother:
Adele Romalda (Chumicki) Wegrocki

spouses:
Gregory Patrick Kernahan

Edward Felix Kennedy

children:
Kevin Gregory Kennedy

Sean Patrick Kennedy

Brendan Edward Kennedy