About the Teacher
Mrs. Monica S.Otero received a B.A. in Art with a concentration in oil painting from Rutgers University and she has been teaching Art for the past 25 years. Mrs.Otero is a professional artist as well as an educator. She often shows her work in venues throughout New Jersey and most recently in New York City. Mrs.Otero is an active member of AENJ or Art Educators of NJ.
Quotes from the Masters
Originality depends only on the character of the drawing and the vision peculiar to each artist.
– Georges Seurat
A Sunday on La Grande Jatte, 1884- 1885, Oil on canvas
November – January
I found I could say things with color and shapes that I had no words for.
Blue Morning Glories,1938, Oil on canvas
January – March
Art is a harmony parallel with nature.
Mont Sainte-Victoire,1904-1906, Oil on canvas
March – June
To draw you must close your eyes and sing.
Mandolin and Guitar,1924, Oil and sand on canvas