Born in Canada on Oct. 31, 1909. By 1930 Sheila had wed furniture designer, John Planje and settled in Huntington Park. She studied at Otis Art Institute and was active in the local art scene during the 1930s. She died in Newport Beach, CA on Feb. 24, 2001. Exh: Calif. Art Club, 1936.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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