(1881 - 1963)
Elsie Haddon Haynes was active/lived in Colorado, Kansas / England, France. Elsie Haynes is known for illustration, landscape and snowscape painting.
Biography Elsie Haynes
Haynes, Elsie Haddon
Elsie Haddon Haynes was born on the Isle of Wight in England. Her father, a historian, was a professor at Cambridge. Elsie was raised in Wimbledon, England, and received formal training in art at the Herkomer Art School in Hertfordshire, England, during 1905 and 1906. She later studied in Belgium, Brussels and Bruges followed by study in Paris between 1908 and 1909. She settled in Cambridge in 1911 where she worked as an artist.
During World War I, Elsie went to France where she served in a YMCA "hut" that gave food as well as provided recreation to soldiers. It was during her service to the YMCA that she met an American, who was also on the staff at the "hut", named William Haynes. The
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