Kids at Risk: Adventures In Printmaking
Teaching Artist, 2004-2017
Launched printmaking classes to connect with troubled children, ages 6 to 21.
Helped children learn to channel negative emotions into the positive outlet of art making.
Created a dynamic and flexible model for teaching art to children.
Attracted business from alternative, public and private schools.
Received recommendations from school principals,
Elicited positive press; led to growth for the business.
Arranged funding for equipment and supplies.
Talk Art Inc
Marketed art tours of galleries and museums in New York City.
Negotiated lecturing privileges at museums including the Met and MOMA.
Successfully attracted groups of 45.
Explained the socio-political, emotional and psychological context of the art in a way that all attendees could relate to.
Lectured on art history and contemporary art during full day tours.
Managed bookkeeping along with an accountant.
Women’s Studio Center
Coordinated and curated shows of members’ work at Iona College, Queens Community Center and libraries.
CW Post, BFA 2 years
Adelphi, 13 credits paralegal
Excellent investigative and research skills
Public speaking and panel discussions