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artist , educator

Thelma Vannoy Blake, American artist, educator. Certified teacher Virginia. Recipient awards for art. Volunteer mentor Washington County School Board, 1999; Member of Art Depots Association, William King Regional Art Center Association.

Background

Blake, Thelma Vannoy was born on May 18, 1944 in Abingdon, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Lee and Jessie Mae (Nelson) Vannoy.

Education

Associate of Arts, Central Florida Community College, Ocala, 1981. Bachelor, University Texas, Odessa, 1985. Master of Education, Tusculum College, 1997.

Career

Professional artist, 1975-1989. Art teacher Washington County School Board, Abingdon, Virginia, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Virginia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Artists Colony Show, Homassassa, Florida, 1982, Louisiana Society Arts Show, Baton Rouge, 1985, 150 Works by Texas Women Artists Show, 1986, Catherine Lorillard Wolfe 90th Annual Exhibition, 1986, University Rhode Island Show, 1987, National Tour Women Artists of the World, 1987, others.

Membership

Volunteer mentor Washington County School Board, 1999. Member of Art Depots Association, William King Regional Art Center Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married William Fredrick Blake, October 22, 1967. 1 child William.

father:
Robert Lee Vannoy

mother:
Jessie Mae (Nelson) Vannoy

spouse:
William Fredrick Blake

child:
William Blake