Larry Welden Biography
Born in Berkeley, CA in 1922, Larry Welden is well-known for his watercolors depicting Northern California landscapes. He first received a bachelor’s from UC Berkeley in engineering but then changed course by completed a second bachelor’s from the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, CA. He continued his art education at California State University, Sacramento where he received a Master of Fine Arts. In addition to his pursuit as an artist he taught alongside Gregory Kondos, Wayne Thiebaud and Fred Dalkey at Sacramento City College from 1960 to 1985. His vibrant watercolors can be seen in collections at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento, CA as well as Sacramento City College.