Student, Abbott School Art, Washington, 1950. Student, Corcoran School Art, Washington, 1952. Student, Academia di Belli Arti, Florence, Italy, 1959.
Student, Catholic University America, 1960. Bachelor, American University, 1957. Master of Arts, American University, 1961.
Teacher painting and drawing American University, Washington, 1959-1961, Madiera School, Greenway, Virginia, 1961, sT. aLBANS sCH., wASHINGTON, 1964. Teacher painting Corcoran School Art, Washington, 1965-1969. Associate professor George Washington University, since 1969, director summer fine arts program Brittany, France.
Director spring painting seminar, Warrenton, Virginia, since 1985.
Member Washington Opera Society.
Married Barbar aEllen Bolling, 1970 (divorced 1980). Married Sandra Lee Hess, January 13, 1983. 1 child, Catherine Louise.