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Kalif Ausby

Freelance Fantasy Artist & Graphic Designer

1805
Location:Brooklyn, New York, United States
Phone: 917-292-7126
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kalifausby
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Kalif Ausby Email: ausworks21@gmail.com
914 Jefferson Ave. Phone: 917-292-7126
Brooklyn, New York 11221
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Harbor View Cultural Arts Center/NYCHA; 5/2008-7/2010 Brooklyn, NY
Teaching Artist
- Introduced basic Flash Animation techniques to children age’s 7 to14.
- Responsible for developing and teaching arts-based curriculum to small groups of elementary school aged children.
- Engaging with children, during all activities throughout the program day, including recreation and eating dinner etc.
- Teaching performance, movement, music, video or computer technology, as well as arts and craft.

Long Island University/ The Fun After School Program; 2006- 5/2008 – Present Brooklyn, NY
Teaching Artist
- Introduced basic Flash Animation techniques to children age’s 7 to14.
- Responsible for developing and teaching arts-based curriculum to small groups of elementary school aged children.
- Engaging with children, during all activities throughout the program day, including recreation and eating dinner etc.
- Teaching performance, movement, music, video or computer technology, as well as arts and craft.

Brooklyn Bureau Community Schools/ Waverly Community Childcare Center; 2002 – 2006 Brooklyn, NY
Group Leader
- Prepare classrooms and made available materials and tools for daily programs and activities.
- Responsible for safety of children between school and center as well as class outings.
- Participate in in-service workshops and seminars on the developmental needs of school- aged children.
- Attend weekly planning sessions with program staff and administration.
- Served as a personal liaison between parents, administration and students.

New York City Board of Education; 1997 - 2001 Brooklyn, NY
Districts: 14, 32, 16, 22, 17 & 13
Art/ Homeroom Teacher
- Prepared classroom in advance of students’ arrival.
- Acquired and developed educational tools and materials to teach the basic fundamentals of art.
- Counseled and tutored children in basic language arts and mathematics.
- Served as a liaison between parents and administration.
- Paraprofessional
- Assisted the teacher with classroom management and provided assistance with class projects and students.
- Served as a liaison between parents, students and teacher.

Jackie Robinson Center for Art and Physical Culture; 2001 Brooklyn, NY
Art Instructor/ Youth Counselor
- Developed the artistic abilities of students.
- Addressed social issues via classroom sessions to children ranging in ages 10-17.
- Served as a liaison between students, parents and administration.

Nefer Arts International/Art Gallery; 1995 - Present Brooklyn, NY
Office Manager/ Curator
- Compiled data for employees and clients.
- Maintained channels of communication between prospective buyer and sellers.
- Arrange meetings and showings of featured exhibitions.

EDUCATION:
The School of Visual Arts; 1998 New York, NY
Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts
Major: Cartooning/Illustration

SKILLS:
- Fine Art and Animation Art;
- PC and Macintosh (Apple) Software: Word, Office, Flash, Illustrator, Photoshop, Adobe Page Maker, Maya;
- Classroom Management, Team Leadership, Program Planning, Youth Counseling

HONORS & AWARDS:
Art works profiled on MCAT (Manhattan Cable Access Television) 4/2001
Art work displayed at US Supreme Court, 1998 Finalist
Skills (2) Rating
Fantasy Art
Graphic Design