Maxine Olson Olson
"The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence"
Taken at Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco, Ca.
Maxine Olson was born in Kingsburg, a small town in California. Her Portuguese parents, later moved to the country where she grew up on a dairy farm. She attended California State University in Fresno where she earned a Master of Arts Degree in Drawing and Painting and studied two summers at Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles. She eventually taught courses at several colleges including Calif. State Univ. at Fresno, Instituto Allende in San Miguel de Allende in Mexico, and the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, which enabled her to teach on their Studies Abroad Program in Cortona,...