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Vernon Wood

 (1923 - 1995)
Vernon Wood was active/lived in Pennsylvania.  Vernon Wood is known for impressionist landscape painting, printmaking.

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Vernon Wood


Artist, printer, inventor - Vernon Wood devoted his life to being not just a jack of all trades, but a master as well!  Born 1923 and dying in 1995, Wood experimented with and mastered a variety of styles from traditional landscapes to modern geometrical abstractions.

"I've always wanted to be an artist," Wood recalled. "In grade school I used to make soap carvings and drawings that I showed at the Doylestown Fairgrounds across from Fonthill, where Belmont Square is today.  I used to bring home a pile of ribbons. Then in high school I even started selling my paintings."

Following a stint in the Army as a war photographer, Wood built children's furniture, drove a coal truck across the Pennsylvania Mount  ...  Displaying 750 of 1779 characters.



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About  Vernon Wood

Born:  1923
Died:   1995 - Pennsylvania
Known for:  impressionist landscape painting, printmaking