Emily Cole

Freelance Illustrator & Drawer

Location:Berlin, Connecticut, United States
2 Skills

Hartford Art School, University of Hartford West Hartford, CT
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration 2009-2013
Photography Minor
GPA: 3.43
Education Awards

Dean’s List – Fall 2010, Fall 2011-Spring 2013
Freshman Foundations Fall Show Sculpture Award- Selected by Sculpture Department- Fall 2009

Additional Relevant Awards & Recognitions

Photographer’s Forum Best of College and High School Photography Finalist – Selected out of thousands of submissions and published in Photographer’s Forum 32nd and 33rd Annual Publication – 2012 & 2013
Linus Gallery Motion Exhibition – One of 37 photographs selected for exhibition open to the public– October 2012
Art League of New Britain, Member Show – Second Place illustration – July 2012


Berlin Board of Education Berlin, CT
Paraprofessional Pre-K Special Education July-August 2012; July-August 2013
• Collaborate with supervising teacher as assigned for the purpose of communicating information, resolving issues, and providing services in compliance with established guidelines
• Develop creative ways to deal with problems in the classroom that fit student needs
• Monitor special education students for the purpose of providing a safe and positive learning environment
Kohl’s Berlin, CT
Point of Sale Associate September 2012-Present
• Greeting customers and processing customers’ purchases accurately and efficiently at the point-of-sale
• Assist with department recovery, fitting room recovery and front end housekeeping duties
• Provide assistance on the sales floor and greet customers at assigned stations
Jerry’s Artarama of Connecticut West Hartford, CT
Sales Associate/Cashier July 2011-November 2011
• Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits
• Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers
• Answer customer questions while maintaining a knowledge of inventory and store layout
Technical Skills
• Self motivated, task orientated, and team player
• Experience with Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
• Self produced full animatronic for College Senior Show
• Understanding of composition and basic design in frame/border
• Strong drawing skills
Skills (2) Rating