13 Winter Street, Farmington, NH 03835
OBJECTIVE: My immediate objective is to provide an income for myself and daughter in a field I am familiar with; my long-term objective is the use of my learned skills and creative abilities to design a more beautiful, environmentally safe future.
SKILLS AND TRAINING
Knowledge of reading and producing construction documents, design development, elements of principle and design, space planning, color theory, presenting solutions, and the process of design using sustainable products.
Computer knowledge of AutoCAD basic drafting, Computer Generated Drawing, Google Sketchup, PhotoShop, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
Communicational Writing, Communicational Presentations, and Organization.
Other skills and training have been in Energy Sources, Hand Drafting and Drawing, Preliminary Drawing, and Photography.
1975 - Rockland, MA - Rockland High School graduate - Business Management Major
2008 - 2010 - Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online - Residential Design Diploma
2009 - Dover, NH - Dover Assessor’s Office - 6 month Internship
12/8/2010 - present - Farmington, NH - Farmington Water and Wastewater Dept. - Internship
12/8/2010 - present - Dover, NH - Habitat ReStore - Internship
2007-2008 - Cleary Cleaner’s - Sewing Department Manager
Condense, combine and organize company sewing supplies and equipment from all locations into one main location.
Train newly hired seamstresses in sewing repairs, record and track work, converse w/customer specific to individual order, customer service.
2004-2007 - Southern NH & surrounding areas - Various Contractors
Non-CDL Driver - crew and/or equipment
Assist contractor w/sales and office work
Rubber Roof Detailer
1988-1997 - Owned and Operated “Custom Sewing Designs for You”
Design/produce outfits for Roller Skate Competition participants
Design/produce costumes for Entertainers and Impersonators
Design/produce Window Treatments and Home Décor according to clients’ specifications
Design/produce Slip Covers and Upholster Coverings
Design/produce Quilts and Bedspreads
1982-1988 - South Shore News - Photographer/Reporter, Assistant Editor - Coverage of local events, public introduction of new businesses, assist Editor in readying articles, art and photos for print
1982-1988 - Owned and operated “Blue Rose” Photography and Promotional Services - Promotional Photography and Writing for Businesses; Promotional Photography and Writing for Entertainers; booking shows in the New England Area; preparation and distribution of hand-outs and advertisements, album covers, news announcements, coverage of events. 1985-1988 - Official Photographer for Massachusetts Country Music Awards Association.