Verlin Blackwell is active/lives in Florida, Kansas. Verlin Blackwell is known for Painting; Illustrations.
Biography Verlin Blackwell
Attended an art specialist high school in Miami, FL and won a scholarship to Temple Univ. Called up to the army after one-year of college. Injured while serving in the Pacific and sent to
Topeka's Winter General Hospital. While there, he painted murals in the hospital library and exhibited with the Kansas Free Fair.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Topeka Capital (Nov. 28, 1943).
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.