Fern Bass is the founder and head instructor at Bass Arts Studio. Fern is a working artist who has widely shown her work in solo and group exhibitions in New Jersey and New York City. She has taught at Nandi School Of Art, the JCC in West Orange, and the Jewish Cultural Suburban School in West Orange. Before devoting herself to art and teaching full time, she worked as a graphic designer and art director at The New York Times, Conde Nast and Fairchild Publications. She has a BFA from Pratt Institute, and attended the Art Students League and the Brooklyn Museum Art School. Bass works in a variety of media, including oil on canvas, oil stick, cold wax medium, powdered pigment, ink and compressed charcoal on frosted mylar and paper. Her work can be viewed on line at www.fernbass.com.