Holly Heller

Freelance Painter & Digital Artist

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Location:Maitland, Florida, United States
Website: http://www.scribblecreatures.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/scribblecreatures
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$25
Rate/Hr
Skilled and Articulated Painter with a passion for creating Art with themes a little bit twisted, creatively strange, and best of all, “Scribbly”.

EXPERIENCE

Scribble Creatures, Orlando —Creator/ Artist
DEC 2010 - Ongoing
Painting with Acrylic paint, watercolors, Airbrushing, and Digital
Providing guest service and answering questions to all clients
Creating paintings and sculptures to specifications set by Client
Use of programs such as Adobe photoshop, Clip Studio Paint, Procreate; Knowledge and use of Canon Printers Maintaining all functions of Scribble Creatures website, up to and including billing, site design, product descriptions, updates, product photography, inventory control, creating shipping labels and preparing items for shipment
Prepare artwork files for screen printing process
Providing customer service to commission based clients
Creating high quality designs for garments as well as prints
Taking commissions for sculpts, plush creations and paintings

Painting with a Twist, Orlando — Instructing Artist
JAN 2018 - MAR 2020
Instructing Acrylic Painting classes to as many as upwards of 150 painters
Replicating paintings to exact specifications in a predetermined amount of time (both Live and prior to classes)
Keeping Guests engaged throughout the class
Classroom set-up, Clean-Up, Guest Check-in, Reconciling payment
Maintaining and cleaning all tools, brushes, paint stations and stage areas to pre-set specifications
Running in house wine/beverage bar; checking for valid forms of ID, reconciling payment
Created upwards of 12 paintings as set by Corporate standards that are taught nationwide *Laid off due to Covid-19 Pandemic*

ATG Artistic Talent Group, Orlando — Caricature Artist
AUG 2017 - JAN 2020
Able to perform the duties as set forth by management and the Walt Disney World company..
Support and adhere to company standards for operations, style of Art, and proper ticketing procedures
Re-creating a likeness of Guest/Guests in their preferred style in a timely manner
Ensures Guest service in all areas and meets applicable standards for quality and cleanliness

MicheLee Puppets, Orlando — Performer
OCT 2016 - MAR 2017
Memorization of lines and comfortably performing in front of audiences up to 150 people
Providing guest service and answering questions for children in a pre-k to 2nd grade level
Set-up and take down before, in between, and after each show, often giving three performances back to back per set
Creatively assisting in the direction and re-writing of show
Following proper procedures at all times; responsible for travel and use of the company van
Invited to and Designed all artwork for a specially programmed presentation of "The Runaway Bunny" by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
Invited to and Designed all artwork for a specially programmed presentation of "Tempus Fugit" by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

GameStop Inc., Savannah — SGA/ Keyholder
FEB 2014 - FEB 2015
Merchandising (organizing merchandise on shelves, alphabetizing titles, straightening products)
Loss Prevention Awareness and Supervision/ Delegation of Tasks
Opening and Closing procedures; Cash handling/ Delivering Nightly Deposit
Counting safe/ drawers and performing other duties as assigned
Ability to work unaccompanied and unsupervised for up to 12 hours per day.
Ability to move unassisted throughout the store, stand and walk unaccompanied for extended periods of time (up to 12 hours per day).
Ability to lift merchandise weighing up to 30 lbs. from ground level to minimum height of 4 feet.
Ability to bend, stoop, reach with arms and hands, and climb on ladders.
Possess strong customer service skills including clear verbal and written communication skills.

Universal Orlando Resort, Orlando — Merchandise/ Seasonal Entertainment
MAY 6 2015 - JUNE 23 2016

Provides an interactive guest experience through the utilization of suggestive sales techniques and product demonstrations in a positive and outgoing manner.
Processes merchandise sales and returns using cash register; Wraps and bags merchandise; Handles cash, credit card transactions, travelers' checks and discounts.
Stocks and retrieves merchandise and supplies.
Maintains sales floor or carts appearance standards by cleaning floor surface, dusting counters and displays using cloths, brooms, brushes and/or cleaning agents

EDUCATION
Seminole Community College, Orlando — Fine Arts/ Theatre
2007 - 2008
Pursued a Fine Arts AA with Emphasis on Theater/ Musical Theater

Lake Mary High School*, Orlando — High School Diploma
AUG 2002 - MAY 2006

PROJECTS
“Tempus Fugit” — with MicheLeePuppets/ Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
Designed all Artwork and puppets for a presentation as set by the Orlando Philharmonic; Created all storyboards and prepared art for creative director with MicheLee.
“The Runaway Bunny” — with MicheLee Puppets/ Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra
Designed all Artwork and puppets for a presentation as set by the Orlando Philharmonic; Created all storyboards and prepared art for creative director with MicheLee.
Painting Creation and Design — Painting with a Twist LLC
Created upwards of 12 paintings to be taught nationwide as contracted by Corporate
SKILLS

Artistry
Themed Entertainment
Interactive Entertainment
Creating Branded Content
Acrylic Painting
Digital Painting
Portrait Painting
Scenic Painting
Mural Painting
Matte Painting
Abstract Paintings
Figure Drawing
Character Design
Caricature
Speed in Painting
10+ Years in Entertainment
13+ years in CS Fields
3+ Years Retail Mgmt

AWARDS
Created 2 top 100 designs at Painting with a Twist on a National Scale within First Year of Hire

LANGUAGES
English (Expert), Spanish (Fluent)

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Skills (2) Rating
Painting
Digital Art