Mabel Claire Bondurant1,2

Female, #38843
Father*John Raymond Bondurant (s 1905 - )
Mother*Mabel Lorene Hardy (s 1907 - )


James William Culpepper
Last Edited1 Mar 2010


  1. Who's Who in America, 54th Ed., 1999, Chicago, Illinois: Marquis Who's Who, 1999, Repository: LDS Family History Library - Salt Lake City, Call No. US/CAN 973 D36w 54 ed.
    From "Who’s Who in America 1999"

    Mabel Claire Bondurant (Mrs. James William) Culpepper. Artist; b. St. Louis, Mo., 1936; John Raymond and Mabel Lorene (Hardy) Bondurant; m. James William Culpepper, 24 Dec 1957; children: Julie Ann, James Jeffrey, John William. AA, Columbia Coll., 1956; BS in Edn., Mo. U., 1958, MEd. 1965. Represented by Artel Gallery, Emmitsburg, Md., 1987-88, Nob Hill Artisans, Albuquerque, 1993-94, Amapola Gallery, Albuquerque, 1995-96; art tchr. Twinbrook Bapt., Rockville, Md., 1972-75. One woman exhbn. Artel Gallery, 1987; group exhbns. Rockville (Md.) Art League, 1987, N. Mex. Watercolor Soc., 1989-96. Host parent, officer Am. Field Svc.. Damascus, Md., 1978-80; program chmn. Albuquerque Newcomers, 1989-91; docent Albuquerque Mus, 1990-94. Recipient First Prize Rockville Art League. 1987. Mem. Nat. Mus. Women in the Arts, Nat. League Am. Penwomen, N. - Mex. Watercolor Soc. (pres. 1992-93, First Prize 1990, Best of Show 1993), Frederick County Art Assn. (pres. 1988), Delta Gamma, Mortar Bd. Avocations: hiking, singing in church choir, crafts, Bible study, travel. Home: 3208 Casa Bonita Dr NE Albuquerque NM 87111-5610.
  2. Mabel Culpepper, a painter in water-media and oils, has lived in Albuquerque since 1988. After growing up in Missouri where she received a graduate degree in Art Education at Missouri University, she and her family lived in Germany, St. Louis, Tennessee, and Maryland. Her paintings reflect personal memories, especially of her own childhood, her children and grandchildren, and animals she has known.

    Mabel is a Signature Member of the National Watercolor Society as well as the New Mexico Watercolor Society. She has served as President of the NMWS and Yucca Branch of the National League of American Pen Women. For the past 11 years she's been listed in Who's Who in American Women, and Who's Who in America.

    Her paintings have been shown and won various awards in national shows and locally in Magnifico! Art of Albuquerque, NM State Fair Professional Show, Placitas Arts Series, Harwood Art Center, Pen Women shows, and NMWS and Signature Member shows.

    Source: (1 Feb 2010).