Ellen Crimmins

After having been a Special Education Teacher in the Pine Plains Central School District for over thirty years, Ellen is enjoying retirement by finally having enough time to devote to her first love…..painting. She has a B.S. Degree in Art from Thiel College in Greenville, Pa. and a M.S. Degree in Special Education from SUNY, New Paltz. She was the Graphic Designer for the Stissing Theatre Guild for nearly twenty years, and designed and typeset their programs, advertising and posters.

Ellen paints with both water and oil, and also enjoys working in mixed media for special effects. She has exhibited her paintings at the Esopus Library, The Art Society of Kingston, Ulster Savings Bank, The Hudson River Valley Fine Arts Gallery, The Kingston Library, and Betsy Jacaruso’s Studio in Rhinebeck. She is a member of the Cross River Fine Art Group of the Hudson Valley, the Art Society of Kingston, and Barrett House in Poughkeepsie. She has studied painting with Betsy Jacaruso and Peter Dama, and has painted with famed Newburgh watercolor artist MEWhitehill.

Ellen lives at home in Salt Point with her husband Frank, who has recently completed an art studio for her in their home.

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""Twins" $650
13.5x10.5" image size
20x16" framed

"Sunny" $300
9.5x7.5" image size
15x13" framed

Corrinne's Amarylis
"Corrinne's Amaryllis $600
13x9" image size
20x16" framed
Purple Anemone
"Purple Anemone" $550
8x10" image size
12x15" framed