Student, Parsons School Design, 1939-1941; student, Richmond Art Center, 1968-1970; student, University California Ext., Mill Valley, 1967-1974; student, California College Arts and Crafts, 1970.
Artist, teacher, lecturer, San Anselmo, California, since 1970. Team teacher University California Extension, 1970-1972. With teachers workshop Dominican College, San Rafael, California, 1975.
Teacher, lecturer Art School, Belvedere, 1977-1978. Judge, lecturer, exhibitor 30th Northern California Handweavers Conference, Ukiah, 1980. Team teacher Imaginarium National Childrens Festival, San Rafael, 1980.
Judge Marin County Fine Craft Fair, San Rafael, 1981, College/Marin Art Exhibit, Kentfield, California, 1983. Seminar leader, exhibitor Handweavers of America, San Jose, California, 1990. Lecturer and paper demonstrator Marin Society Artists Rosica Exhibit, San Rafael, 2006.
Board director Sleepy Hollow Homes Association, San Anselmo, California, 1947, Drake High Scholarship Foundation, 1967-1995. Blood bank American Red Cross, San Rafael, 1969-1974, Youth and Arts, 1989, 1990. Captain American Heart Association, San Anselmo, 1985-1995.
Member humanities art council Marin General Hospital, 1996. Member Legend Club (president 1978-1979), Marin Society Artists (vice president 1971), Fibermania (co-founder 1982).
Married Theodore Max Lilienthal, March 6, 1941. Children: Peggy, Thomas, Vicky.