About Mrs. Laureno
Mrs. Mary Ellen Laureno attended The Fashion Institute of Technology, majoring in Fine Arts and Textile design, receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. She worked as a textile designer for ten years, creating and printing fabric for fashion houses in the garment center. Mrs. Laureno became an art educator after having her children. She worked for many years at the Staten Island Children’s Museum doing school outreach art programs and art camps.