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Sandra Kay Jackoboice, American Artist. Recipient awards for art work.


Jackoboice, Sandra Kay was born on July 22, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Virgil Ellsworth and Lucile Elizabeth (Dillemuth) LeSeur.


Bachelor, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1989.


Co-owner Fashion Plate, Grand Rapids, 1975-1979. Wardrobe consultant Steketees, 1980-1982. Owner Color Plus Studio, since 1983, owner, artist, since 2008.

Instructor pastel Von Liebig Center Arts, Naples, Florida, since 2001, Art League, Marco Island, 2003, 05, Art League Fort Myers, 2003—2005, Frederik Meijer Gardens, Grand Rapids, 2006, Institute Avenue Maria University, Sub Pastel Class Students, 2010.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include FMB, Lowell, 1993, 1995, City Hall, Bielsko-Biala, Poland, 1995, Terryberry Gallery, Grand Rapids, 1997—2007, Frederick Meijer Gardens, 1998, Betten Imports Gallery, 2005-2006, Collier County Library., Naples, Florida, 2006, Solo Shows, International College Gallery, 2007, Governors Office Gallery-State Capital, 2008, exhibited in group shows at Philharmonic Center Arts Naples, 2008-2011, Botanical Images Exhibition, Lansing, Michigan, Ave Maria University, Florida, Artist Alliance Group Shows. Featured in Artists' Photo Reference Book, Pastel Artist International magazine, Pastel Journal, The Ultimate Guide to Painting from Photographs, 2005, New Art Internet.

      - 2 Page Art, 2008, others. Represented in permanent collections Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, Ave Maria University, Florida, Florida State Capital, Tallahassee.


Member Junior League, Grand Rapids, 1962—1996, Downtown Management Board, Grand Rapids, 1993—1996, Grand Rapids Parking Commission, 1993—1996. Board directors Arts Council Greater Grand Rapids, 1997—2000, United Arts Council Collier County, since 2006. Member of Naples Florida League Club, International Association Pastel Societies (publicity chair and membership chair since 2001, board directors since 2003, vice president 2005-2007), Grand Valley Artists, Artists Alliance, Great Lakes Pastel Society (president 1997—2001, advisor board directors since 2001, co-founder), Pastel Society of America (associate.

Sig. since 2004), Southwest Florida Pastel Society (life).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, art, tennis, golf.


Married Edward James Jackoboice, January 11, 1958. Children: E. Michael, Timothy Jon.

Virgil Ellsworth LeSeur

Lucile Elizabeth (Dillemuth) LeSeur

Edward James Jackoboice

Timothy Jon Jackoboice

E. Michael Jackoboice