Instructors

Rose Ackerly
B.S. Nazareth College
MS LIU, CW Post

Jill Amorosano
M.A., SUNY at Stony Brook
www.jada-art.com

Jock Anderson
Pennsylvania Academy of FA
B.F.A., Philadelphia College of Art

Anu Annam
B.A. English Literature & Fine Art, Tufts University
M.F.A., LIU, CW Post
www.anuannam.net

Paul Bachem
Long Island Plein Air Painters Society
www.paulbachem.com

Shain Bard
M.F.A., Lehman College
B.A., Lehman College

Victoria Beckert
Women Sharing Art,Inc., Board Member

Stan Brodsky
Doctorate, Columbia University
M.F.A., Iowa University
www.stanbrodksy.com

John P. Cardone
M.F.A. New York Institute of Technology
B.F.A. New York Institute of Technology
www.longislandauthorsgroup.org/authorprofile.asp?authorid=55

Elizabeth Cassidy
CTA Certified Creative Coach
Fashion Institute of Technology
elizabethcassidy.art

Lisa Cohen
B.S., NYU

Beth Drucker
A.A. Parson School of Design F.I.T.
N.Y.I.T.
www.arielcreations.com

Roberta Erlagen
SUNY F.I.T.
A.S., SUNY F.I.T.
www.watercolorsbybertie.com

Paula Feiner
M.A. Hofstra University
B.A. Queens College

Rachel Ferraro
B.A. Hofstra University

Nanette Fluhr
John Frederick Murray School of Art
BA Rutgers University
BFA School of Visual Arts
www.nanettefluhr.com

Laura Forrest
B.F.A., C.W. Post, L.I.U.

Laura Freeze
B.A., Brooklyn College

Susie Gach Peelle
MFA Institute Allende, U. of Guanajuato, Mexico
B.A. C.W. Post, LIU

Jo-Ann Gartner
SUNY Farmingdale

Nikki Girgenti
B.A., Dowling College
M.A., Stony Brook University

Jahn Guarino
AAS Fashion Institute of Technology
www.jahnguarino.com

Suzan Haeni
Adjunct Professor (retired) Textiles/Surface
Design Dept. F.I.T. NYC
www.obiworks.com

David Haussler
M.F.A., Bradley University
B.F.A., Bradley University
www.dthsculptor.com

Libby Hintz
Society of American Mosaic Artists
Chicago Mosaic School
www.libbyhintzart.com

Leslie Hirschhorn
B.F.A. Carnegie-Mellon University

Eric Hutchison
B.S. Computer Engineering - University of New Orleans
MCSE, MCSA
www.inbeon.com

Jane Irvine
Member American Craft Council
Exhibitor: Buyers Market
of American Craft
www.glassworksbyjci.com

Stephanie Navon Jacobson
M.A., C.W. Post, L.I.U.
B.F.A., Univ. Massachusetts, Amherst

Thom Janusz
M.M., University of Miami
B.M., Louisiana State University

Carole Jay
Assoc. S., Pratt Institute
B.A., SUNY at Stony Brook

Amal Karzai
M.F.A., Academy of Art University
B.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art
www.amalillustration.com

Barbara Jo Kingsley
M.F.A., Eastern Michigan University
B.F.A., Michigan State University

Julianna Kirk
B.S., Molloy College
M.A., SUNY at Stony Brook
Penland, Pilchuck, and Corning glass programs
www.womensharingart.org/juliannakirk

Joyce Kubat
B.S., Michigan State
Brooklyn College
Arts Student League
www.joycekubat.com

Kevin Larkin
B.F.A. The School of Visual Arts

Gina Mars
M.A., C.W. Post, L.I.U.
B.A., C.W. Post, L.I.U.
www.marspottery.net

Bill Merklein
Schermer College
Bd. of Dir. Museum of Contemporary Impressionism

Laura Meshover
B.F.A., Adelphi University
B.S., Art Education at Brandeis

Peter Messina
B.A. SUNY Geneseo
Messina Brothers Jewelry

David O. Miller
B.A., Eastern Kentucky University
Former Art Director US Space Camp
Owner Miller Design/Illustration
www.davidomiller.com

Donna Harlow Moraff
Pastel Society of America
Muttontown School of Art

Mary Nagin
M.A., Adelphi Univ.; P.S.A.
B.A., Plattsburg State University

Dana Neger-Lagos
BFA Parsons School of Design

Janice Nesta
Independent Watercolor Artist/Instructor;
Member of L.I. Quilting Guild

Chelsea Norwich
B.F.A. University of Hartford

Ilene Palant
M.A. (Studio Art - Graphics), Adelphi University
B.S. (Education), Hofstra University

Vivien Pollack
SUNY F.I.T., Parsons School of Design
www.vivienpollack.com

Denis Ponsot
School of Visual Arts, St. John's Univ.
www.denisponsotartstudio.webs.com

Russell Pulick
Pulick Pottery, Owner
Instr. Harbor County Day School Camp
A.A.S., SCCC Computer Programming
www.pulickpottery.com

Frank Rende
Queensborough College
Nikon School of Photography
www.fmrphotography.com

Brian Richardson
Farmingdale State University
www.deadgraphicnovel.com

Rodney Rodgriguez
A.A.S. NY City Technical College
www.panicrodriguez.com

Howard Rose
School of Visual Arts
C.W. Post

Susan Rostow
Inventor of Akua printmaking inks
www.susanrostow.com

Ruth Sachs
B.S., Hartwick College, Alfred University
www.ruthsachs.us

MaryAnn Scheblein-Dawson
Origami Instructor
Certified Zentangle Teacher
www.paperplay-origami.com

Sungsook Setton
B.A., SUNY at Stony Brook
Instructor at China Institute
MFA Goddard College
www.sungsooksetton.com

Patricia Shih
B.F.A., Lone Mountain College
The Academy of Art College
www.patriciashih.com

Lauren Singer
B.A., SUC Genesco
M.P.S., Pratt Institute
Visiting Professor, Pratt Institute (retired)
www.laurensingerart.com

Joel Spector
Fashion Institute of Technology
Art Students League
Pastel Society of America
www.joelspector.com

Lucy Taylor
M.F.A., Vermont College of Fine Arts
B.A., Smith College
www.lucytaylorstudios.com

Richard Torrey
B.A., Allegheny College
Children's Book Author Illustrator/Nationally Syndicated Cartoonist
www.richardtorreystudios.com

Kiril Tzotchev
M.F.A., College of Fine Arts, Bulgaria
Academy of Fine Arts, Univ. of Sophia
www.classicalartschool.com
www.kirilsculpt.com

Irene Vitale
The Painting Group of NYC
American Society of Portrait Artists
www.irenevitalefineart.com

Ashley Werter

Laura Westlake
Santa Barbara City College, CA.
School Of Visual Arts, NY

Suzanne Young
Academie de la Grande Chaumiere, Paris
Pastel Society of America
The Cooper Union & Art Students League