Ursula Trudeau Named Winter Carnival Grand Marshall

Ursula TrudeauThe Saranac Lake Winter Carnival Committee has chosen Ursula Trudeau as its 2014 Grand Marshal for the Gala Parade on February 8.

Montreal born and educated, Ursula Wyatt Trudeau studied art at the Montreal Ecole des Beaux Arts and painting with the late Hans Hoffman, Stanley Cosgrove, and Alfred Pellan. She resides and paints in the Adirondacks and the Caribbean.

Ursula has done a wide variety of freelance commercial art work including visualization, fashion illustration, hand painted billboards, costume and set designing for theatre and television, window displays, child portraiture, teaching children’s art classes and textile designing. She is a member of the Adirondack Artists Guild, and on the Board of the Trudeau Institute. Ursula was a Recruitment Officer for the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, and has attended the Winter Olympics in Montreal, Sarajevo, and Lillehammer.

Her favorite Winter Carnival memory is being a member of the Saranac Lake Clown Band in the parade with Natalie Leduc and others.

The Grand Marshal Reception is scheduled for February 4th at 5:30 p.m. at the Red Fox Restaurant located at 5034 Route 3 in SaranacLake. The reception is followed by the Winter Carnival Royalty Dinner at 6:30 p.m. reservations are required for the Royalty dinner.. For more information, contact Milt Adams at 891-4367.

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