Hailey Kim

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Location:New York, New York, United States
2 Skills
Teachers College, Columbia University | New York, NY
Master of Arts with Initial Certification in Art Education, expected May 2011

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) | Providence, RI
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration, May 2009 (Honor Student)

Brown University | Providence, RI
Courses in Japanese Language, September 2006-May 2009

New York State Initial Teaching Certificate, Visual Arts (Pre K-12), pending September 1, 2011

Student Press Initiative, Teachers College | New York, NY
Designer, September 2009-present
Produce promotional and branding materials such as posters, brochures, business cards, and
signage ? Art direct illustrations and layout projects for student-authored publications ? Oversee online print-on-demand production process

The Calhoun School | New York, NY
Upper School Art Teacher, January 2011-present
Teach oil painting to high school students to educate them on different techniques and use of
materials ? Organize field trips to New York City’s rich architectural and cultural landmarks
for teaching observational drawing ? Exhibit students’ work and hold “gallery talk” to invite the
school community to celebrate their accomplishments ? Design a school-wide fundraiser to support Japan’s earthquake and tsunami recovery through origami projects

Student Teacher (elementary), January 2011-present
Observe and assist general art lessons in grades 2-4 ? Help with studio set up and maintenance to provide an organized and inspiring working environment ? Design inquiry-based activities to engage students in exploring with various media (drawing, collage, printmaking, paper sculpture, etc.) ? Digitally document students’ pieces and their working process

Student Teacher (secondary), September-December 2010
Taught 9th graders to help familiarize themselves with fundamental concepts and skills in many two-dimensional media, including drawing, painting, and darkroom techniques ? Introduced students (grades 9-12) to significant movements in contemporary art history to broaden their understanding of the evolving definition of art and its functions ? Collaborated with cooperating teachers in overseeing all aspects of curriculum development and planning ? Guided students in designing and running mini art activities, where they demonstrate their learning to their peers

Community Impact, Columbia University | New York, NY
ESL Teaching Volunteer, summer 2010
Taught a beginning-level ESL summer course targeted for adult members of the community in
Morningside and Harlem to help strengthen their listening skills

Providence Country Day School | East Providence, RI
Intern/Participant-Observer, January-February 2009
Presented mini-lessons to students in Drawing and Portfolio Preparation classes ? Created a portfolio documenting the observations made during the internship

Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art | Amherst, MA
Trinkett Clark Intern, summer 2008
Learned the daily operations of an art museum in various departments including education, art
studio, collections, and library

Foundation Department, RISD | Providence, RI
Teachers Assistant, September 2006-May 2007
Helped instructors prepare for 2-D Design and 3-D design courses ? Photographed and digitally archived students’ work ? Assisted students with problem-solving and brainstorming for projects ? Participated in critiques

Summer Camp, Korean Central Presbyterian Church | Vienna, VA
English Teacher, Summer 2006
Designed a 4-week curriculum and a series of multimedia & visual teaching aids for reading in
English to bilingual and Korean-speaking children in pre-K level
Director’s Assistant, Summer 2005, 2006, and 2007
Prepared bilingual parent letters and documents ? Led Sing Along activities ? Supervised children during lunch and outdoor play hours

Computer: Mac + PC. Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, MS Office
Language: Fluency in English and Korean, knowledge of Japanese

Annual Student Competition Show | Society of Illustrators, New York, NY, 2009
Cash 4 Gold | ISB Gallery, Providence, RI, 2009
Illustration Department Show | Woods-Gerry, Gallery, Providence, RI, 2009