Megan M. Lucas
Art Institute of Philadelphia
Media Arts, Animation and Special Effects 2010, 2011
Montessori Teacher Training Program of Philadelphia
Early Childhood Credential, September, 2008
Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
Photoshop, After Effects, Corel Draw, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
Digital and free-hand Illustration
Proficient in PC and MAC systems
Three years of working with various age groups of children (18 months, 3-6 years). Experienced in coming up with artistic projects for children that utilize the work of famous artists to teach the basics of art in a child-friendly, easily understandable way.
Full time student Art Institute of Philadelphia
Elementary Workshop Montessori School
Position: Assistant Primary (3-6) Teacher
Duties: Giving Montessori lessons, caring for children, managing morning circle, art projects, seasonal crafts, and classroom maintenance.
March 2006-August 2008
Lane Montessori Preschool
Position: Assistant Toddler Teacher (March 2006-June 2007)
Assistant Primary (3-6) Teacher (September 2007-Present)
Duties: Caring for children, acquainting them with the basic concepts of reading, writing and math, classroom maintenance, art projects, seasonal crafts
February 2006-June 2006
Position: Freelance illustrator
Duties: Created commissioned paintings of characters from the Victor Hugo novel Les Miserables for teacher's lesson plan.
Opera Company of Philadelphia, PA
Position: Freelance Illustrator
Duties: Designed cover layout and Illustrations for "Sounds of Learning" program, costume research.
Kehler’s Gymnastics Centers Inc., Broomall, PA
Duties: Collaborate with client to develop new artwork and graphics for their websites and fliers, which center around a children's gymnasium.
Please Touch Museum
Duties: Researched theme-centered projects, prepared designs for exhibitions.