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She made the world a prettier place and was very generous teacher. She shared her joy of art!

Posted by: Teresa Kuchler - Oregon city, OR - Acquaintance   Jun 05, 2018

Mary Jane and I have been great friends for 44 years. That is a long time painting. She found me in Murphysboro IL where I was teaching decorative painting classes. She stayed for a week taking classes. Then I went to Evansville to teach first in her home and then in The Red Sled. And at the same time I took classes from her We got together so many times in those years to paint, paint and paint. We shared

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Posted by: Carol Payne - Hot Springs Village, AR   Apr 22, 2018

Mary Jane was a wonderful painter and teacher. I had the opportunity to paint with her several times and loved it.

Posted by: Donna Scott - Plainfield, NJ   Apr 22, 2018

I was never fortunate to paint with her but her patterns are still in my inventory and I teach them to my beginner classes.

Posted by: A friend   Apr 22, 2018

A lovely lady, I treasure the time I took classes from Mary Jane.

Posted by: A friend   Apr 22, 2018

I lived 2 doors down from Mary Jane in the late 70's.i also worked at the Red Sled at that time. Mary Jane was such a very nice person. She got me started in decorative painting and i still love it. Rest in peace sweet lady!

Posted by: Elaine Barnett - FL   Apr 22, 2018

I Painted a beautiful set of oval tins with Mary Jane Todd many years ago in San Diego when she came to teach for the San Diego Brush Whackers. She was a wonderful teacher and a great Lady. She will be missed.
Cecelia Denton

Posted by: Cecelia Denton - Alpine, CA   Apr 22, 2018

I had the priviledge of painting with Mary Jane Todd in the early 2000's.What a wonderful experience and such a kind and fun person to paint with. Love her designs and the painting world will miss her wonderful talent. xo MJT rest in peace.
Lin Henderson
San Diego

Posted by: LIn Henderson - San Diego, CA   Apr 22, 2018

A beautiful painter and person. She will be remembered with love.
Beth Weiss

Posted by: A friend   Apr 22, 2018

I started my painting career with her, at my first seminar. Her creativity and inspirational designs are still with me today. i share your pain and know that heaven has welcomed a truly beautiful lady. My sincerest condolences.

Posted by: Suzanne Mikulka - Fort Myers, FL   Apr 22, 2018