Gail Zambor Schuerch

Freelance Mural Painter & Graphic Designer

1603
Location:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/gailzamborschuerch
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Kudos
5.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Gail Zambor
1514 Old Reading Road, Catawissa, Pennsylvania 17820
Home Phone: 570-799-5590
Cell: 570-441-2870
Email: zambor@hughes.net
www.zamborfineartanddesign.com
www.peaceablekingdombandb.com

Career Objective
To obtain a position where I can use the fine art, advertising, marketing and business skills I’ve developed, along with my creative talent, to contribute positively to the growth and well being of
my employer.

I consider myself to be a highly creative, well organized, hard working individual. I welcome
challenges, and enjoy working on multiple projects. I’ve had extensive experience developing and executing fine art, marketing strategies, advertising devices, designs and illustrations, and public relations programs for companies in many different industries.

Employment History

2004 to Present
Self Employed Advertising Designer
Corporate identity, logos, sales literature, direct mail, ads, tradeshow displays and
promotion, packaging, presentation materials, event planning (entertainment for
tradeshows/meetings, corporate celebrations, Festivals, etc.)

1991-2000, 2002-2004
Creative Enterprise Advertising Communications, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
Created and directed the agency from 1990 to 2000 and returned from 2002 to 2004.
Responsible for all aspects of running an advertising agency business including business planning, budget, hiring, staff training, creative direction, quality control, customer satisfaction, account
acquisition and management. Major accounts included: medical, industrial, craft and hobby.

1978-1991
Louis Scott Associates Marketing Communications, New York, New York
Medical Device Advertising Agency
Positions held included: Creative Director, Account Manager, Designer, Mechanical Artist, Computer Artist/Illustrator, Production/Traffic, Media Planner and Buyer, Tradeshow Management

Some of the companies I have done marketing, advertising, and public relations work for:
Acme United
Artegraft
Becton Dickinson
Beiersdorf
Berwick Industries
Bloomsburg Hospital
Brown Bag Burgers
Commercial Stainless
Davol
Deknatel
Derma Sciences
Dillon Floral
Herman Miller Hospital Furniture
Hoffman La Roche
Honeywell
Johnson & Johnson
Lehigh Valley Hospital
M&M Mars
Pfizer
Press Enterprise
Reichert Microscope
Resilite
Schering Plough
Skytech
Smith & Nephew
Stuart Pharmaceuticals
Sunbury Hospital
Stryker
TBJ

Other Work Experience:

1985 to Present
Self Employed Fine Artist
Oils, large wall murals, watercolors, pastels, charcoal and pencil, mixed media, sculpture
Recent focus on equestrian and mixed media art
I have exhibited my work in New York City at the Art Expo and The National Arts Club, in addition many local venues.

2004 to Present
Self Employed Advertising Designer
Corporate identity, logos, sales literature, direct mail, ads, tradeshow displays and
promotion, packaging, presentation materials, event planning (entertainment for tradeshows/meetings, corporate celebrations, Festivals, etc.)

2007 to Present
Owner and Operator of The Peaceable Kingdom Bed & Breakfast
I have created and now manage this Bed & Breakfast which has a farm theme with many animals that guests can visit and pet. The B&B also serves as an art gallery for my fine art.

2005
Private Art Instructor
Art instruction to local artists in watercolor, pencil, charcoal and pastels

2004
Instructor, Mass Communications Department, Bloomsburg University
Taught first level course in Advertising Design

Education
Graduate of Kutztown University, BA in Art Education

Selected Courses
School of Visual Arts, New York, New York
Art Students League, New York, New York
Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania

Private Fine Art Instruction
Wilmer Behler, Muralist and Painter
Margaret Smith Hyatt, Watercolorist
Karl Langkamer, Painter

Memberships Current and Past
National Arts Club, NYC
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC
Museum of Modern Art, NYC
North Mountain Art League, Bloomsburg, PA
Artspace Cooperative Gallery, Bloomsburg, PA
Salmagundi Club, NYC
Lewisburg Arts Council, Lewisburg, PA
Great Expectations Women Artists, Bloomsburg, PA
ASPCA

Community Work
2008 Volunteer for PASART (Columbia County Disaster Animal Rescue Team)
2007 Volunteer for PASART (Columbia County Disaster Animal Rescue Team)
2007 30’ x 18’ Acrylic Wall Mural for Kulp United Methodist Church
2005 Artist Studio Tour, Catawissa, Pennsylvania
2004 Artist Studio Tour, Catawissa, Pennsylvania
2004 Garden Tour to benefit the Greenwood Friend’s School
1998 Roaring Creek & Catawissa Valley Historical Study Group Calendar Design Fundraiser
1997 Two Large Wall Murals for Town of Numidia, Pennsylvania
1993 Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble stage set builder volunteer

Special Interests
Horseback Riding/Dressage
Raising Farm Animals (Horses, Llamas, Dairy Goats, Peacocks, Chickens, Ducks, Donkeys)
Vegetable and Flower Gardening
Skills (2) Rating
Mural Painting
Graphic Design