"The Art Studio NY
is one of New York's
true delights, a welcoming
environment, and an amazing
place to learn & let your
creative spirit soar."
Jaclyn is a fine artist turned pastry chef. After studying illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Fredonia, in Visual Arts and New Media with a concentration in drawing. She continued on to study French pastry arts at New York City’s famed International Culinary Center, where she was able to combine her love of art and cooking.
Never losing her love for fine arts, Jaclyn continues to practice her craft, pulling inspiration from nature, wildlife, and anything that generally evokes a sense of happiness and wonder. Trained in all artistic mediums, her favorites include: watercolors, oil paint, oil pastels, and ink.
Jaclyn is always excited to share her knowledge and joy of art making with students of all ages. Her warm and outgoing personality make learning with her a fun and enjoyable experience!
In addition to teaching art, Jaclyn owns her own business, Cake Designs by Jaclyn. Expertly crafting custom, special occasion cakes, she often uses her fine art skills to paint and sculpt designs, creating one-of-a-kind confections that are works of art in, and of, themselves.