Oral History Collection

MAIN ENTRY: Waters, Sara
DATE OF INTERVIEW: December 23, 1988
LOCATION OF INTERVIEW: Lubbock, Texas
INTERVIEWER: Richard Mason
LENGTH OF INTERVIEW: 1 hour
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE: Sara Waters, an art professor at Texas Tech University, gives her art and music background, her move to Lubbock to teach at Tech and her present art and music endeavors.
TAPE ONE, SIDE ONE: Background
Education
Indiana University, philosophy major
Quit school
Nazus College, Kentucky, art major
Quit school
Marriage
Child
Divorce

Music
Ukulele, age 11
Folk group, age 16
Present art
Large scale sculpture
Materials
Wood
Clay
Art background
Spalding University, Kentucky (1971)
Indiana University, MFA
Job with Texas Tech University (1977)
Sara Waters (perspective)
Lubbock, Texas
Job
Family
Landscape affectation of art
Art
Large scale sculpture
Time involved
Multi-media pieces

TAPE ONE, SIDE TWO Sara Waters (perspective)
Personal music
Combination of music/art
Solo gallery show, Lubbock (1988)
Music performance
12-16 sculptures
Sara Waters, history
Personal
Art interest shift (1981)
Drawing/Painting
Self-analysis
Art shows
Jury shows (1978-1979)
Two person show (1981)
New Talent in Texas show (1984)
Solo show, Houston (1987)
Women talent, Washington D. C. (1988)
Sara Waters (perspective)
Children
Lubbock
RANGE DATES: c. 1968-1988
BULK DATES: 1971-1988