Art Teacher Resume
To continue the instruction and guidance of gifted and talented art students in the practice of fine arts through various media, with a specialized focus in water color and composition.
Loma Linda University - California
Bachelor of Science in Fine Arts
Cum Laude/Dean’s List
Honors Society Member (Phi Theta Kappa/ΦΘΚ)
Majored in Fine Arts media, with an emphasis in watercolor technique
Art of Excellence Studio 7-01 Manor Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ – 07410
Founder, Owner, and Art Director 2004 – Present
Experienced Artist and Instructor
Established the Art of Excellence Studio in 2004 as a private instruction studio for high aptitude clients.
Developed an enriched lesson plan for students whose capabilities exceed what the standard public school can provide for talented individuals. I help students "take it to the next level".
Professional Portfolio creation services & coaching provided to students that seek a career in Art or are applying to higher education facilities, colleges and universities.
Developed a curriculum for teaching Beginning Drawing, and Beginning Portrait Drawing for adult classes in two Community Schools.
Organize and facilitate a yearly themed Summer Arts and Craft program for children aged 7 – 12.
Coordinate an annual Student Exhibition at a variety of venues.
Excellent ability to evaluate a student’s current skill level and identify points that need strengthening
Experienced teaching both representational and abstract techniques
Proficient in a wide array of artistic media such as: pencil, charcoal, ink, pastel, watercolor, and acrylic
Resourceful and imaginative teaching professional
Served for 5 years (2004 – 2009) as Membership Chairperson with SALUTE to Women in the Arts, New Milford, NJ
Have sold private works both in the U.S. and the U.K., and have been exhibited widely
artist, teacher, fine art, portfolio