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Theresa Politowicz-Heires, American Artist. Recipient 1st place award North Carolina Wildlife Federation, 1988; named Best of Show National Wildlife Expo, 1992, Illinois Conservation Commission Wildlife Expo, 1991; Craftsman scholar University of Michigan. Member Left Bank Art League, National Women in Arts, Women Ducks Unlimited (art advisor since 1986), Epsilon Pi Tau (president 1973-1974).

Background

Politowicz-Heires, Theresa was born on March 3, 1953 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Chester John and Mary Josephine (Barone) Politowicz.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Western Michigan University, 1974.

Career

Graduate assistant, Western Michigan U., Kalamazoo, 1974-1975;manual arts therapist, Veterans Administration Hospital., Battle Creek, Michigan, 1975-1976;vocational teacher, Davenport (Iowa) School System, 1976-1977;vocational counselor, Scott Community College, 1977-1979;wood modelmaker, design staff member, General Motors, Warren, Michigan, 1979-1981;freelance artist, Iowa, Michigan, 1981-1989;artist, Fountainhead Ltd. Editions, Edina, Minnesota, 1989-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in one-woman and group shows: General Motors Design Staff, Warren, Michigan, Waterfront Festival, Easton, Maryland, Southeastern Wildlife Expo, Charleston, South Carolina, Midwestern Wildlife and Western Art Shows, 1981-1989, National Wildlife Expo, Kansas, 1990-1992. Work used by National Qual Unlimited, Missouri Conservation Department for official notecards.

Membership

Member Left Bank Art League, National Women in Arts, Women Ducks Unlimited (art advisor since 1986), Epsilon Pi Tau (president 1973-1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bird watching, sewing, horseback riding.

Connections

Married Vernon John Heires, May 1, 1981. Children: Emily Rose, Meaghan Marie.

father:
Chester John Politowicz

mother:
Mary Josephine (Barone) Politowicz

spouse:
Vernon John Heires

children:
Emily Rose Politowicz-Heires

Meaghan Marie Politowicz-Heires