Ellen Taylor is a portrait painter, bas-relief sculptor, and blue pianist. She has had the honor of being President of the Board of The Art Students League of New York. While at the League, Ellen studied with Gregg Kreutz, Sharon Sprung, Thomas Torak, and Dan Gheno among others. Ellen now lives on a dirt road on a ridge overlooking Sedona Arizona. She paints, hikes, and plays the piano and the Shakuhachi.