A warm and comfortable space for creativity, with a passion for community and culture!
Sheila Chezar-Hershkowitz received a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City. As a young artist she attended the Art Students League and studied with highly-acclaimed artist such as Chuck Close and Harvey Dinnerstein. She also attended the Woodstock Summer School in Woodstock, NY and studied under Jon deMartin. In recent years Sheila was also a student at the Art League of Long Island, studying under Suzanne Young.
In 2012, Sheila founded Chezar Art Studio in Bellmore, Long Island. By providing artistic inspiration to her students--which range in age and abilities--Sheila's mission is to bring creativity and culture to the community. She works with various mediums with a heavy concentration on portraits. Her work is beautifully drawn rendering with color and emotion. Realism with whimsy.
Click slide show to see Sheila's work (left)
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