Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree, Visual Effects & Motion Graphics, 2013
The Art Institute of Washington-- Arlington, VA
• Dean's list various quarters
• GPA: 3.1
Northern Virginia Community College-- Annandale, VA
August 2008-May 2009
• Major: Fine Arts
• Painting selected for a juried art exhibition at NOVA
• Studied drawing and computer graphics until transferring to The Art Institute of Washington
•Artwork included in two audio CD booklets for national recording artist, Debi Smith (www.debismith.com), 2013; Designing commercial for CD debut of Debi Smith's Christmas Album; Assistance in video compilation for Debi Smith's "If I Were Angel" mp3 release
•Painting commissioned by Private Collector, New York City, 2008
•Painting commissioned by Private Collector, Ohio, 2013.
•Painting commissioned by Private Collector, Washington, DC 2013
•Paintings commissioned by Private Collectors, Washington, DC 2014
•Commissions and studio residency, Art Options, Washington D.C. area, 2014 to present
•Painting on exhibit, The Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA 9/15 to 10/15 "Lights in the Dark"
•Painting on exhibit, Paula Poundstone show & Special Arts event, The Birchmere, Alexandria, VA 11/15
•5 paintings on exhibit, The Virginia State Capitol Building, Richmond, VA 12/15 to 3/16 "Rainbow Snow (2)" "Flower in the Park" "Solar System" "Northern Lights" "Night Lights (print)"
•"Sunflower" selected by CBS Sunday Morning as part of their Sunday Morning Collection of sun art 4/16
•Computer: Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Flash, Final Cut Pro, Autodesk 3ds Studio Max, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Pro Tools
• General Office Skills: Typing, 50 WPM, filing, photocopying, Macintosh and PC proficient
INTERESTS: Painting, gaming, Pokemon Club, piano and chess club. Volunteering for ACCA(Annandale Christian Community for Action), Unity of Fairfax Church, Holmes Run Acres community activities. Social Clubs for persons with Asperger's sponsored by JSSA (Jewish Social Services Agency) and The ARC of Northern Virginia.