What you should know...
Name:  Ilene Layow

Life's Work:     Artist / Teacher
              
Education:     Syracuse University  BFA
Syracuse University  MFA
Lemoyne College   CAS

Experience:    Teaching Artist
​  EYE Studio,LLC 2013 - present
​ Art teacher
​ Syracuse City Schools,          1991-2013
Art Curriculum Writer 
Syracuse City School District, 2002-2003
2008-2009
FAVORITE MEDIA

Glass, Acrylic, Pen & Ink, Clay, Pencil, Pastel, the possibilities are endless. 
I love creating murals, portraits, glass and ceramic bowls, jewelry, wall and window pieces, and sculptures.
My favorite thing to do is to create, share and teach art to others.  
I enjoy working with color, texture, shape and form.  
​My personal abstract artwork is a combination of the elements above and landscape studies which I call "formscapes"
About Me

712 W. Manlius St.

E. Syracuse, NY 13057

(315) 396-0519

Summer Arts Camp   July 10th - August 18th   Mon. -Fri. 10AM-3PM

Register for 1 - 6 weeks.  Register with a friend receive 10% off.  Weeks are filling up fast!

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New York State Fair 2014 -5 works accepted into the Professional Category for Drawing, Painting and Mixed Media


National League of American Pen Women - 1st Place

June 2014 "Pelican" Color Stipple Drawing


N. Syr Art Guild Liverpool Library - Honorable Mention

March 2014 "Pelican" Color Stipple Drawing


ANALYSIS: INSPIRATION AND CAREERS   - 
$2000.00 Grant
2003-2004        Visiting artist, audio visual materials and art supplies                        

​ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG, POWER OF ART AWARD - 1999                
Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities, one of 23 recipients in the country                      

​NOT JUST COMMON "FOLK",  ART FROM MANY CULTURES, 1999                               $1900.00 Grant
Audio /visual materials, authentic multicultural works of art and art supplies.

Awards