Robert Ernst Tonjes Edit Profile
Associate of Arts, El Camino College, 1961. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Southern California, 1963.
Advertising sales/layout The Richmond (California) Indiana, 1964-1967. Printing sales Jeffries Lithograph Company, Los Angeles, 1967-1970, Continental Graphics, Los Angeles, 1970-1975, Ealzer-Shopes Engraving, San Francisco, 1975-1980. Creative director Recreation Publications, Alameda, California, 1980-1982.
Printing sales manager Signature Press, Sacramento, 1982-1992. Picture framer Bob Tonjes Franes, since 1992. Co-owner New Artworks Gallery, Fair Oaks, California, 1997.
With United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1960. Member California Art League (president 1996-1997), Watercolor Artists (vice president 1995).
Married Donna Jean, June 1963 (divorced September 1971). 1 child, Susan Lynn; married Theresa, August 25, 1987. 1 child, Robin Jean.