Hooria Khan

Freelance Drawer & Painter

Location:Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Career Objective:
To secure an available position, where I can explore my skills and utilise my capabilities based on my Qualifications.


? PAF-KIET University:(2007 till Sep 2011)
? Teaching drawing.(still life & life).
? Teaching Basic Design course for foundation year.
? Teaching English as language at BCA Degree Program.

? Karachi University (2006 -2009)
? Teaching at visual Arts Department for Print Making to 2nd 3rd and Thesis year students.

? Kinkos (Canada Operations) Mississauga ON (2003-2005)
Production and Customer Service Consultant
? Deals with all kind of designing e.g.: posters, banners, b/w, color copies small & large both, documentation etc
? Supervise the production zone in the absence of shift leader
? Responsible of designing and maintaining store interior.

? South Asian Visual Arts Collectives (SAVAC) (2002-2003)
Assistant Supervisor
? Handled all techniques of printing according to the requirements of the job as well as monitoring the work done by other team members.
? Making reports about the work for supervisors.
? Worked in real press using all the printing materials, and design the jobs by exploring all the possibilities of printing (manually also using other form of arts e.g. Photo Etching.
? Helped other team members to fulfil the required targets and deadlines.

? CANTRAK RESEARCH (IPSOS) Toronto Ontario (2001-2002)
Monitoring Associate and Assistant Supervisor
? Responsible to monitor the whole environment of the design center including the quality.
? Responsible of correcting the mistakes and problems done by assistant in form of debriefing them, and teach them what exactly Clients need...
? Maintaining all the files of each design about their records of doing step by step as well as their general performance.
? Writing the reports on daily basis about everyone’s work.

Volunteering Experience:

? Experience in dealing with Press, Inks, and All printing materiel e.g.: hotplates, acids, hard ground, braso, zinc plates etc.
? Worked in Mural project at Queen Victoria School, with some Other Artists in Toronto using Mono Printing Techniques, representing INNER CITY ANJELS (an ART organization in Toronto).
? Teaching and monitoring High school children as an Assistant Art Teacher.
? Award designer and Drama producer in college festival NCA.
? Volunteer Teacher with Family Day daycare at Fleming dung Community Centre in their Summer Fun Programme. (Toronto)
? Volunteer Teacher at CNE (Canadian National Exhibition) in Children’s Arts & Crafts Workshop (2005).

Professional Profile:

•???Excellent interpersonal and Communication Skills
??• Ability to work independently as well as within a team
??• Ability to multitask and organized priorities to meet deadlines
??• Attention to details, flexible, Self motivated and quick learner
??• Proficient in MS Word, Photo Shop, Free Hand and all major designing tools

1998-2001: Bachelor in Fine Arts (Printmaking)

Relevant Skills
Print Making
1 Familiar with Dry point, Aquatint, Etching, Offset, Mono-printing, Photo
Etching, Colograph, Lithography and Wood cut Techniques etc.
?•?Made images by creating sketches of images as for templates
?•?Developed plates by converting on to the templates
???????????????????•?Performed printing processes by pressing on images for various mediums.?
Designing (Textile, Tile, Carpet, Cards)
??• Developed thematic displays using windows to highlight various designs
??• Created templates designs to be duplicated onto various fabrics, cards, tiles etc.
??• Coordinated colour scheming for maximum aesthetic appeal
Clubs: Skits society (performer) and Mime Society (performer)
Member of SAVAC (South Asian Visual Art Collective) A non profitable Organization & INNER CITY ANGELS.

Reference: Available upon request
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