Meet our Staff at Monart!
Each of our staff members is a highly qualified instructor and a caring, creative individual for whom art has played a pivotal role in life. At Monart we each come from diverse backgrounds and with different experiences, but we all have been trained and strongly believe in the Monart Method and philosophy and in the importance of the arts in the quality of one’s life and in the community.
Daisy Chowdhry Owner/Director
Daisy has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree and a Diploma in Design and Fashion Arts from the National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi, India. She has a keen interest and expertise in Indian classical painting method called Tanjore, as well as more contemporary crafts and scrapbook making. Her hobbies also include art restoration. She has a strong business background as well and has been a successful franchise owner for many years.
Nivi Chowdhry Teacher
Nivi has been teaching and developing lessons at Monart since our doors opened in 2008. Her favorite media include acrylic paint, chalk pastel, and pencil color blending, and her favorite subjects are animals of all shapes and sizes. Nivi is currently completing her doctoral studies in marketing at the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. Nivi has a BA in Mathematical Economic Analysis and a Business Minor from Rice University. She has also taken courses in art and art history, including renaissance art and architecture, impressionism, modern art, and Chinese arts.