Freelance Digital Artist & Painter

Location:Tujunga, California, United States
2 Skills
Creative and dedicated artist seeking a position to best utilize my knowledge in bacground development or similar field.
Currently taking Figure painting /Life drawing class
Master's Degree in Fine Arts (July 2001)
University of VelikoTarnovo, Bulgaria Fine Arts

Work Experience

USPS Mail Carrier, supervisor 2012- Current

Art Teacher, 2005 – 2008
TomaKardjiev School, Ruse, Bulgaria
Finely developed skills in Drawing and Painting, work ranging in scale from small to mural, typically being large canvasses composed from multiple photographic sources and or drawings.
Experienced in many media, including Lithography, Intaglio, Photo Darkroom and Computer Graphics Programs. Work is represented in many private collections and by commission.
Created Logos, Catalogs (including copy), Package Designs, Product and Brochure Illustrations and Photographs for companies, Cover & Inside Photos for CD.

• Organized cooperative learning activities.
• Implemented portfolio grading system in Art and computer classes.
• Tutored students seeking additional guidance with course work
• Assessed student performance throughout the term.
• Conducted individual student conferences.

Computer Teacher/Tutor, 2005 - 2008 (part time job)
PedagogyCenter, Ruse, Bulgaria

• Wrote and taught dynamic lesson plans
• Tutored instructors/ students on various software programs
• Assisted with student government activities

Printer/ Graphic Design
Beta Print OOD, Ruse, Bulgaria2001-2005

•Met clients to discuss their needs which resulted in 20% increase in business;
•Increased profits by 33%
•Thought creatively to produce new ideas; developed graphics to meet customer demands
•Used innovation to redefine a design brief and meet the constraints of cost, time and client;
•Produced accurate and high quality work;
•Contributed ideas and design artwork to the overall brief;
•Worked well in a team, with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers, account
executives, website designers and marketing specialists;
• Worked to tight deadlines.

Microsoft, Certificate (Computer Tutor) 2006
CPR/AED, First Cross
Mt. San Antonio College Graphic design Class
Adobe CS5 and Adobe Illustrator.

2003 Ruse Gallery Group exposition
2004 Rainbow Art gallery individual exposition
2006 Varna Gallery individual exposition
2007 exhibition on students 5-8 grades
2007 Plain art with students
2014 Glendale Art society exibition
2015 Chroatian cultural center Watercolors Exibition

Additional Software Skills
Microsoft Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP/Windows 7, Mac, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Power Point, Illustrator, Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop CS4, CS5

Languages: English, Russian, Bulgarian (native)

Immigration Status: Green Card Holder

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Digital Art