Born in Utica, NY on June 17, 1916. The Weiskotten family settled in San Diego, CA in 1921. After graduation from high school, Elizabeth earned her M.A. degree at UC Berkeley. In 1938 she married A. S. Leopold and remained in Berkeley until her demise on June 11, 1989. Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1939; Zellerbach Show, 1967 (prize); Berkeley YMCA, 1980s (solo).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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