Emily Porter brings three years of experience to teaching art to students kindergarten-grade 12. She holds a bachelor’s degree in fine arts from Washington University/St. Louis and initial licensure from Westfield State University. Ms. Porter enjoys the challenge of teaching students to observe the world like an artist, noticing big patterns and forms, and subtle variations and nuance. When she’s not teaching, Ms. Porter enjoys knitting, sewing, nature walks and time with her dog, friends and family. She is a native of Longmeadow, Mass.