Bachelor of Design, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1948.
Technology illustrator University Michigan Engineering Center, Willowrun, 1951—1957. Instructor art University Michigan, College Architect and Design, Ann Arbor, 1949—1950, 1952—1953, assistant professor art, associate professor, 1957, 1964, professor art, 1967, associate dean, 1967—1974, University Michigan School Art & Dsign, Ann Arbor, 1974—1976, 1984—1985, professor art emeritus, since 1985. With United States Navy, 1938-1945.
Fellow: National Association School Art & Design (life. Vice president 1971-1975, director accreditations committee 1971-1975). Member: Detroit Marine Historical Society, William Clements Library.
American History, Michigan Watercolor Society.
Married Ethel Kudrna (divorced). Children: Susan Amy, Clayton Arthur. Married Garland Anne Sorenson, December 22, 1984.