Jacob Premo

Freelance Drawer & Animal Illustrator

Location:Liverpool, New York, United States
2 Skills
Jacob M. Premo

jakempremo@gmail.com - (315) 842-2711
6838 Crystalwood Drive, Liverpool NY, 13088
Work Experience

Art Teacher
Say Yes to Education After School Program, YMCA of Greater Syracuse / October 2010 - Present
-Responsible for teaching basic design and drawing concepts to elementary age children.
-Create lesson plans, lesson aid objects, and present projects at a collaborative art show.

Preparator’s Assistant
Plattsburgh State Art Museum / August 2007 - August 2011
-Responsible for handling, arranging, and hanging of individual work and large exhibitions.
-Perform conservation on sculptures, and frame two dimensional art.
-Handle and scan art for book/pamphlet creation and database entry.

Painting / Drawing Studio Assistant
SUNY Plattsburgh Art Dept / August 2007 - August 2010
-In charge of cleaning and preparing studios with proper materials for classes.
-Organize and monitor student run open drawing sessions twice a week.
Leadership Experience

Vice President for the Arts
SUNY Plattsburgh Student Association 501(c)(3) non profit / January 2010 - January 2011
-Organize and assist with budget planning and events with the four branches of campus arts.
-Chair the Arts Acquisitions Committee, responsible of purchasing art for the SA collection.

Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity / January 2010 - January 2011
-Plan, organize, and promote fraternal events, ceremonies, and fundraising events.
-Coordinate and run weekly Chapter and Executive meetings.

Intro Drawing and Art History Teacher's Assistant
SUNY Plattsburgh Art Department / August 2009 - December 2010
-Teach lessons and give self planned lectures.
-Provide additional assistance for students struggling with class material.

B.F.A. with a Concentration in Drawing
Graduated Magna *** Laude with a 3.84 GPA
SUNY Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh NY / 2006 - 2011

Drawing, Printmaking, and Graphic Design. Adobe Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Powerpoint, and Publisher. Knowledge of hanging procedures in galleries, as well as tools and hardware needed.
Skills (2) Rating
Animal Illustration