Tyra Schad
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Location: New York, NY, USA
School: School of Visual Arts
Field of Study: Illustration

Tyra Schad

Tyra Schad
225 East 28th Street New York, NY 10------------ ------------ ------------

SKILLS
Education:
Teaching art and working with children ages 5 - 12, curriculum building, leading classes
Art:
Concept Creation, Proficient with gouache, watercolor, silkscreening and digital mediums

TOOLS
Computer:
Adobe Programs
(PSD, AI, InDesign)
Excel, Powerpoint, Social Media Marketing, G Suite

WORK EXPERIENCE
Art Instructor, ArtMania — West Vancouver JULY 2020 - SEPT 2020
- Directing art projects for children ages 6-10 for 7-hour classes
- Creating and preparing guided activities, creating curriculum
Previously a Teachers Assistant at Artmania - Summer 2019

Education Intern, New York International Children’s Film Festival — New York JAN 2020 - MAY 2020
- Assisted the head of education by organizing and preparing field trips and other events
- Prepared assets for shipping and created curriculum based on film selections
- Worked with team to successfully organize and prepare yearly film festival

Student Center Manager, School of Visual Arts — New York SEPT 2019 - JAN 2020
- Maintained a productive and collaborative work environment, worked well in dynamic situations
- Created schedules for staff, lead meetings, and organized events

Student Center Staff, School of Visual Arts - New York SEPT 2018 - MAY 2019
- Effectively communicated with other employees and upper management
- Ensured complete care of the space and students

EDUCATION
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, Graduated 2020 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration

PROJECTS
“Forgive” - Short Film by Hugo Li, Storyboard Artist (2019)
- Created storyboards for the duration of the film, worked closely with the director
Contributor to Children’s Charity Zine, Sesame Street (2019) Contributor to ALS Charity Zine, ZinePants (2018)