Addie Dell Heizer
(1877 - 1965)
Addie Dell Heizer was active/lived in Colorado, Kansas. Addie Heizer is known for Flower painter, teacher.
Biography Addie Dell Heizer
Born Great Bend, Oct. 30, 1877; d. Colorado Springs, CO, 1964/65. Painter, specialized in flowers and landscapes. Daughter of a noted Kansas pioneer and Civil War veteran who founded the resort community of Cascade, CO. She attended Cutler Academy, studied with Louis Soulter, and earned her BA in Latin from Colorado College in 1899. She taught English and Latin at Colorado College then moved to New York to study at the Art Students League, and the New York School of Art. Pupil of William Merritt Chase and Robert Henri. Invited back by Colorado College's president to instruct painting, she maintained an open art studio for students and exhibited locally for many years.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
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This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.