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Longtime Art Teacher, Artist In Ventura County Dies

Posted on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 1:09am

A man who taught art in Ventura County for nearly a half century, and was an accomplished artist himself has died.

Carlisle Cooper taught art at Ventura College from 1963, to 2011.  Cooper was also a painter, who had his work shown throughout the United States, and in Europe.

A community memorial service will take place this Friday morning, at 11 a.m., in the Ventura College Art Department courtyard.

Cooper was 94 years old.

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