Brown, Annora

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Brown, Annora

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1899 -


Artist, Author, Illustrator, 1899- . Born in Fort Macleod, Alberta, Annora Brown was the daughter of a member of the North- West Mounted Police; her mother was one of Fort Macleod's first school teachers. After teaching in Fort Macleod for four years Ms. Brown attended the Ontario College of Art in Toronto. From 1929 to 1931 she taught art at Mount Royal College in Calgary, then returned to Fort Macleod to do field work in art and handicrafts for the Extension Department of the University of Alberta. She also instructed at the Banff School of Fine Arts from 1945 to 1950. Ms. Brown is a member of the Alberta Society of Artists and Honorary Member of the Alberta Handicraft Guild. Her work is included in many public and private collections, and she has received national and provincial awards, prizes and honours.


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