Gwen Howard, M.A.

Fine Art Teacher

Gwen, raised in Ohio, Thailand, and Turkey, graduated from Smith College with a B.A. in Economics. As an artist for over 25 years, she decided to return to school with the goal of sharing her passion in art with young people as an educator. She began by earning a B.F.A. in Printmaking and then an M.A. in Fine Arts in Education from Kean University. She taught art for eight years in Springfield, NJ and has mentored young artists in preparing portfolios for college applications. She and her family – husband Bill and sons Scott and Gregory, along with West Highland Terrier Scotia –  live in Watchung, NJ.