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Ruth Lawrence

illustrator , writer

Ruth Lawrence, writer, illustrator. Recipient 1st in oil award, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, 1975, Best in Show award, 1975. Member of Suburban Art League.


Lawrence, Ruth was born on August 1, 1926 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Joseph Katz and Sara Rachel Leibick.


Associate of Arts, Nassau Community College, 1968. Bachelor, Commonwealth Post College, 1975.


Artist Merrick (New York ) Library., 1973—1975. Worker United States Government, 1980—1995. Artist, poet, teacher, lecturer, children's book illustrator, since 1995.

Consultant Merrick Art Gallery, 1976.


  • Author: My Famous Grandma, 1996, Mostly Limericks for the Millennium, 1998, Columbus, 1999, Barbara Bubbles, 2000.


Member of Suburban Art League.


Married Martin Robert Lawrence, June 4, 1950 (divorced June 1975). Children: Sandra, Audrey.