1950's - FAMILY & CRAFTS

Starting a new family in the 1950´s meant devoting herself to being a full time housewife with a new baby to look after. The frequent moves to new cities to accomodate her husband's expanding career left little time to pursue her art as a career.

Gladys Becker with her husband Ronald and their son Scott.

She spent her spare time exercising her talents in other artistic handicraft based avenues of crochet, needlepoint and hand painted items for her baby´s room.

Various examples of the handicrafts of the 1950´s.

Perhaps of Interest

Artworks are available for purchase as giclees and originals works through this site. A coffee table book entitled, "Studies in Watercolors" of many of her best works is available for purchase on Amazon.com.

©2015 Scott Becker, "as artist"