Edna Paine Spangler was born in Dane County, WS on Dec. 19, 1901. Spangler grew up in Texas and was educated at Texas State Normal College and New York School of Interior Decoration. She later moved to southern California and began painting landscapes of Borrego Valley and the desert near Palm Springs. She died in Carson City, NV in November 1986.
Member: Laguna Beach Art Ass'n.
Exh: Hoberg Gallery, 1952.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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