Experience:

2019-Present

Art Encounter, Evanston, IL

Teaching at Gadol/Keshet, One River Elementary and working with seniors. 

2014-Present

Activity Art Instructor

Teaching art classes to seniors, ranging from drawing and painting to collage.

Mather Cafés, Sunrises, Brookdales, The Clare, Whitehall and more.

 

2010-2011     

Pinot’s Palette, Bottle and Bottega, Glenview/Evanston, IL

Taught social painting classes to large groups in the studio as well as off-site.

Created original paintings to be used for classes.

 

2004

Artist/Owner - Smart Art Studios, Evanston, IL

Working with clients and designers on custom-painting projects.

Creating original pieces of artwork for clients.

 

2003-2010

Artist - Point of Origin, Glenview, IL

Collaborated with interior designers and clients on custom-painting projects.

Participated in buying trips to accessorize the store.

 

2000-2003

Lead Painter - Cover Girls, Inc, Park Ridge, IL

Lead painter for over 150,000 square feet of faux-finishing at X-Sport Fitness.

 

1996-2000     

Artist - JRW Design, Chicago, IL

Commissioned to work on projects such as Chicago Place,

Fort Sheridan, Haberdasher Square, Gotham Lofts in Canada, the Metropolis and

Kinzie Street Station in Chicago.

 

 

Education:

 

Bachelor of Arts, Concentration in Studio Art

Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL