Who we are
Emily Schwartz Diamond is finishing up her 21st year at a K-5 public school in New York City. She is a certified art teacher for a K-12th grade. Graduating from the School of Visual Arts and Hunter College has prepared her for a career of a lifetime. She is also an experienced museum educator. Teaching art is more than just a profession for Emily, it’s her passion.
Keri Puglisi has been teaching sewing and knitting for over 15 years, including teaching sewing at The Love of Learning Montessori School, writing curriculum and teaching at the Fashion Institute of Technology. For the last 8 years, Keri has been the president of the PTA at Love of Learning Montessori. Together, Emily and Keri have over 30 years of teaching experience for all ages of kids and adults.
Emily and Keri both volunteer their time providing free teaching events for The Fresh Air Fund and the Dual Language Program for Huntington School District.