Amy Berkowitz received her BFA from the California Institute of the Arts in 1978
soon after she began working in the Film & Television industry. Working on
special effects for Marks and Marks on the 1st Star Wars film. In addition to film work, Amy worked at Duck Soup Productions graphics department for California Raisins, Fruit Loops, and Levi Strauss TV animated commercials. In 1994, Amy received her Master of Art in Teaching at University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pa. Teaching for the last 25 years at both the secondary and university level art/ design and textile fashion design. Amy had taught drawing and painting workshops in Los Angeles, Philadelphia and South Florida. Her paintings were purchased by corporations such as Airgas, for world-wide distribution of original paintings and prints. Amy has designed textile prints for swimwear, children’s wear and home and bath products. Amy has taught in South Florida at the Boca Raton Art School and Miami International University of Art and design since 2007.