Margaret Caroline Sawyer John
(1871 - 1951)
Margaret Caroline Sawyer John was active/lived in Oregon, Illinois. Margaret John is known for painting, crafts, teaching.
Biography Margaret Caroline Sawyer John
A painter, teacher and craftsperson, Margaret Caroline Sawyer John became a noted artist for many years in the Corvallis, Oregon area. She was one of six children born to Jesse and Mary C. Sawyer then living in Marion County, Illinois.
She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and in Missouri at the University and at Lindenwood College in St. Charles.
Memberships included the Oregon Society of Artists and the Portland chapters of the American Artists Professional League.
Exhibition venues included the Oregon and Washington State Fairs from 1924 to 1932.
Edward P. Bentley, Greenville Michigan
Peter Hastings Falk, Editor, Who Was Who in American Art