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Ruth Carol Tiemann, American art educator.


Tiemann, Ruth Carol was born on January 5, 1938 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Daughter of Philip Leroy McGuire and Frances Ruth (Fuhrmann) McGuire Caldwell.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Texas, 1958. Master of Fine Arts, University Texas, San Antonio, 1978.


Art teacher, Northeast Indiana School District, San Antonio, since 1971; part time art instructor, Incarnate Word College, San Antonio, since 1982; part time art instructor, St. Mary's U., San Antonio, since 1994. Teacher Gifted and Talented Academy, San Antonio, 1990. Member textbook curriculum guide revision adoption committee, San Antonio, 1989, 91.

Historian Kappa Alpha Theta Teacher Sorority, 1995-1996. Member board directors San Antonio Art Education Association, 1995-1996. Mentor teacher 1994-1995.

Selected participant National Gallery Summer Institute on the Renaissance, Washington District of Columbia, 1995. Member docoration committee Texas State Teachers Association Convention, 1996. Member research task force on teacher education U. Arizona, 1996.

Member National Art Education Convention, San Francisco, 1996.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor How Art Works, 1989. Author: (with others) Art Education Book, 1989. Contributor articles, illustrations to professional jours.


Organizer Fiesta Estrella Azul, Blue Star Art Complex, 1992, 93. Contributor Share Project, San Antonio, 1990-2002. State evaluator San Antonio Museum Children's Program, 1988.

Active Target 90s Mayor's Art and Education Task Force, San Antonio, 1990, Texas Commission on Arts. Director student ceramic mural National Conference of Christians and Jews, San Antonio, 1989. Judge Texas high schools National Art Honor Society Competition, 1991-1992.

Member National Education Association, National Art Education Association (multicultural register 1995), Northeast Teachers Association (representative 1991-1993, Teacher of Year 1982), Texas State Education Association, Texas State Teachers Association (decoration committee convention 1996), Texas State Art Education Association (presenter state convention 1992), San Antonio Art Education Association (teacher, contributor, judge Youth Art Month Exhibit since 1990, secretary 1991-1994, mentor teacher 1994-1995, board member 1995-1996), Delta Kappa Gamma (lecturer program committee since 1987).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: art lectures, museum shows, books, traveling.


Daughter of Philip Leroy McGuire and Frances Ruth (Fuhrmann) McGuire Caldwell;m. Robert Eugene Tiemann, September 7, 1958 (divorced November 1971). Children: John, Michael, Marc, Paul, Kathleen.

Philip Leroy McGuire Caldwell

Frances Ruth (Fuhrmann) McGuire Caldwell

Robert Eugene Tiemann

Paul Tiemann

Michael Tiemann

Kathleen Tiemann

Marc Tiemann

John Tiemann