Art Teacher Resume
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Location: Fair Lawn, NJ, United States
School: Loma Linda University, CA
Major: Fine Art

Art Teacher Resume

OBJECTIVES
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.
EDUCATION
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

EXPERIENCE
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.
SKILLS
 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 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

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