Company: Owner, Instructor, Artist
Location: Cooper City, Fla.
Celebrating 40 years as entrepreneur, instructor and artist at her art studio, Tereza Hazelton continues to provide art education and supplies, including frames and replica Renaissance artwork in Cooper City, Fla. At Tereza’s Art Gallery, she hones in her seasoned expertise in operations management to teach fine arts, manages all sales, and exhibit art work. Ms. Hazelton also creates art using oil-less paints, while witnessing her students’ accomplishments and understanding of art under her patient guidance.
Ms. Hazelton attributes her success to determination and passion, and her advice to women who want to enter the art world is know what art is all about and be patient. In 2002, she received Best of Show Award from Hortt Memorial Exhibition & Competition. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Brazil in 1965, and continues her education as a member with The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In five years, Ms. Hazelton hopes to grow professionally.