Ellen Zimet was born in New York City but grew up in Brookline, Massachusetts. After graduating from high school as an art major, she attended Pratt Institute in New York City where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Fashion Design and Merchandising.
Like so many, her life's journey took her down a wide variety of paths, which included fashion design, merchandising, teaching art and ceramics in middle schools, writing grants, serving as an administrator in the Los Angeles Unified School District at the school district levels and finally as an educational consultant working throughout California and neighboring states.
Now retired and living half time in Ontario, California and half time in Warrenton, Oregon, she has had the opportunity to return to her first love - art.
Ellen provodes technical and educational support forTrail's End Art Association in
Gearhart, Oregon. Ellen received first place in Colored Pencil at the 60th Annual Trail's End Art Association Judged Competition.
Ellen can be contacted by Email.