Helene Ocko is an artist from Westchester, New York. She studied textile design at the Fashion Institute of Technology, and Fine Arts at Boston University. She has studied contemporary painting with David Fox at the Westchester Center for the Arts. Helene has taught art at the early childhood and elementary education levels, and has owned multiple craft businesses in silk painting, jewelry design, and home decor.
Helene's specialties include abstract and floral paintings, and she uses nature to inspire her whimsical and colorful work. She loves experimenting with acrylic paint and mixed media, and often uses unconventional tools to create movement and texture. All of her pieces are one of a kind, but anything can be made to order.