Owner/Instructor/Adult Program Director Yvette Jury has over thirty years of experience teaching art to children and adults.
Hailing from Los Angeles, Yvette studied at the University of Hawaii and received her Bachelors degree in Fine Arts from California State University Northridge. She continued her art education with American artist and educator Larry Gluck for over a dozen years. While teaching at Mission:Renaissance, a private art school in Southern California, Yvette was responsible for the education of over 200 individual instructors and countless students. She is also an authorized instructor of the the Gluck Method of teaching fine art.
Along with her husband and two children, Yvette is now pleased and proud to call the Iowa City area "home".
Children/Teen Program Director Erica Ly is a 2019 graduate from Linn-Mar High school in Marion, IA. Although she has recently started working as a teacher at Marogér Fine Art classes, she has been at student at Marogér for 9 years. She began as a commissioned artist at age 12 and continues to create and sell works of her own. In addition, she will further continue her education at Kirkwood community college for business and entrepreneurship.