Florence Kidder Tomlinson Mrs. Ernest B. Tomlinson (1896 - 1979)

Birth date: 1896 Death date: 1979  
Birth location: Austin, Illinois Death location: Madison, Wisconsin  
Media: Designer , Drawing , Illustration , Painter / Watercolor , Painting , Painting / Oil , Printmaker , Printmaking Web site:
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Biographical Brief

Madison, Wisconsin artist
: Colt School of Art (diploma)
                Stillwater Art Colony
                University of Minnesota Summer School
                University of Wisconsin (teacher's certificate) Frederick Taubes and Myra Werten (Polish  
                Katchina Art School, Arizonia
Also studied with: Ralph Pearson, Oskar Hagen,
1930-1962: Madison Adult Vocational School (day & evening classes)
1940-1941: Shorewood School
1960-1961: University of Wisconsin Summer Art tour Europe
Madison Area Technical College, Madison, Wisconsin (33 years)
1945-1947: Madison Art Guild, president
1952-1954: League of American Pen Women, president Madison Branch, (1955, State Art Chairman, 1966-69, State President)
1958-1965: Madison Art Association, board member and chairman of tours
Artists Equity Association, New York City, New York
All-Illinois Society of Fine Arts
Selected Exhibitions:
1929: Wisconsin Memorial Union (prize)
1938, 1942-44:  Wisconsin State Fair (prize each year)
1940,1942-45: Milwaukee Art Institute
1940-43: Madison Art Salon
1941-1942: Madison Wisconsin (prize each year)
1944-1946: Madison Artists Guild (prize each year)
1956: Wisconsin Art Salon
1961: Wisconsin Painters & Sculptors, Milwaukee Art Institute
and many other state and national exhibitions
WPA Biographical Sketches of Wisconsin Artists, Archive Division, State Historical Society of Wisconsin
Milwaukee art Institute, (wood engraving)
Madison, Milwaukee, Oshkosh (Wisconsin) and Eastern Collectors

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