Born in Oakland, CA on April 15, 1903. Raised in an artistic family, Natalie spent much of her time drawing and painting. Following graduation from Oakland Technical High School, Natalie attended the CCAC. She then was a fashion illustrator at the Emporium until her marriage to Leon Woolsey in 1930. After her children were raised, in 1947 she began painting rural scenes of the barns and hills of Contra Costa County. In 1958 the Woolseys moved to Pebble Beach where she spent her remaining years. Mrs. Woolsey died on Sept. 16, 1985. Member: Carmel AA.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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