In 1926, Edmond Woods studied with Maurice Braun in San Diego and continued his studies in Los Angeles at the Otis Art Institute and the Chouinard Art Institute. He settled in the San Diego area. He was a student of native American cultures, and is known for both his harbor depictions and landscapes of the desert Southwest. Reflecting his artistic interests, he was a member of numerous art associaions, including the La Jolla Art Association and the Desert Art Center in Palm Springs.
Credit: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"