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Nicole Rivera

Nicole Rivera

Independent Professional Artist/Fine Art Instructor

Paintings of Nicole RiveraNicole V. Rivera is The Art Studio NY’s hugely adored art instructor for early childhood art classes and children’s art events. Through her warm enthusiasm, Nicole engages, entertains and educates children with hands-on art experiences that keep their creativity soaring. Nicole has the perfect balance of creative leader blended with childlike essence. Quite simply, kids LOVE Nicole!

Nicole comes to The Art Studio NY with a rich background in education as well as a professional makeup artistry background. Teaching artistic and creative expression at the early childhood level at The Art Studio NY has allowed Nicole to marry her two passions: art and education. Nicole’s innovative art education approach includes an exciting recipe…. a touch of art history, a dash of art technique, sprinkles of artistic buzzwords that are memorable and relevant to the children, and huge magical doses of artistic self-expression!

Nicole received her Masters in Special Education and Science from Touro College. She earned her BA from Boston Univeristy and her BS in Communications and Journalism from Suffolk University. When she’s not inspiring children at The Art Studio NY, Nicole enjoys being a mom to her own creative cutie at home