Student, Amedee Ozenfant School, New York City, 1940-1941; student, Black Mount College, 1942-1943.
Director department art Madeira School, Greenway, Virginia, 1967-1970. Artist-in-residence Institute Man and Science, Rensselaer, New York, summer 1968. Instructor humanities art Hunter College High School, New York City, 1970-1971.
Instructor painting and drawing University Maryland, College Park, 1979-1981.
Married John Magruder, 1945 (divorced 1950). 1 child, John Magruder. Married Paul Scott Rankine, 1952 (divorced 1969).
1 child, David Scott. Married Rufus King, November 23, 1973.