Artist shares her passion for art and teaching at The Fountains

Ellen Metzger O’Shea teaches art to students living at The Fountains at Millbrook and continues to exhibit her work. She recently had a one-woman show at the Millbrook Library. Photo by Judith O’Hara Balfe

MILLBROOK — Artist Ellen Metzger O’Shea knew she was an artist from a very early age. Her father, whom she describes as an artist at heart, had a small studio in the basement of their family home.  She started doing art work at age 10, and said her father was respectful and encouraging.

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