Maude Ellsworth

Year Inducted


Career Field



  • President of the Kansas State Art and Education organizations
  • Art Director for the Lawrence Public Schools and Professor at KU
  • Directed a free summer art school and the weekly radio program “Art by Radio” for 18years
  • 1957: received the Master Teacher Award from Emporia State Teacher’s College
  • Author of eight elementary school and one high school art books
  • 1975: one of recipients for the inaugural Fred Ellsworth Medallions