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CV

Education

 

2022    BFA in Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

           Chicago, IL

Grants/Awards

 

2019-2022    School of the Art Institute of Chicago Creative Honors Scholarship, Chicago, IL.

Professional Experience

Freelance Artist, Chicago IL

2018 - Present

  • Created colored pencil portraits on commission for people in Chicago and Champaign to commemorate special people and occasions.

  • Created monochromatic natural landscapes in graphite or charcoal for clients in the Chicago area.

  • Sold original works to clients from various parts of the country, from Washington state to New York.

Art Camp Instructor, Academy of Music and Art, Westmont, IL

June, 2022 - present 

  • Teach weekly summer camp for painting and drawing to children between the ages of 5 and 11. 

  • Help students create a portfolio of projects for an end-of-the-week artshow. 

  • Foster student’s creativity and focused exploration into their personal artistic interests. 

  • Teach weekend private lessons to students interested in a more detailed breakdown of drawing techniques and subjects. 

Paint and Sip Instructor, Bottle and Bottega Lakeview, Chicago, IL

October, 2022 - present 

  • Host and teach 3-hour painting classes for guests spanning a wide age range (generally adults) covering landscapes, figure drawing, and more. 

  • Help guests build confidence in their self-expression through engaging them with a bold approach to painting. 

  • Record and help maintain inventory of supplies needed to cover all classes each week. 

Freelance Logo Designer, Chicago IL

2020 - Present 

 

  • Created logos for a variety of small businesses in and around the Chicago area, notably the pet boutique “Two Poms based in Aurora, IL. 

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