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Karissa H - Freelance Creative Writing & Fiction Writing
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From the time I was ten years old, I have known that writing is my calling. I’m not going to sugarcoat what I am going to tell you with meaningless adjectives, you have read far too many descriptions like that I am sure. I am a creative writer. I am a poet. I am a novelist. I am unique. If my writing style isn’t what you are looking for, move on to another writer, there are plenty on...
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

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Nicole Pike - Freelance Drawing & Painting
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NICOLE PIKE Calgary, Alberta T3K 0K4 daisy_73@hotmail.com (main e-mail) nicolepike@imaginationonlocation.com (secondary e-mail) EDUCATION Bachelor of Education, Masters of Teaching Program (Fall 2007- Winter2009) University of Calgary, Alberta • Developed a strong understanding for how to create effective lesson plans based on learning objectives, scaffolding and planned outcomes. • Facilitated six seminars regarding and multiple-level classrooms, stereotyping, motivation, self-harm, racism, as well as art integration into core subjects. • Developed and incorporated lesson plans that encompass inquiry based learning and promoted intrinsic motivation for learning. • Completed over 540 hours in both traditional and non-traditional teaching environments including junior high, secondary school and an art centre with focus on personal growth and interest. 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Work Placement Practicum (Fall 2007) Wild Flower Art Centre, Calgary AB • Completed more than 70 hours of diverse teaching experience in a non-traditional setting with ages ranging from three to eighty. • Gained experience with older adult learning by teaching three adult beginner sculpture classes. • Observed learning in many stages by both participating and watching toddler dance classes from the beginning of the semester to the end. • Helped facilitate an older youth beginner painting class through careful development of lesson planning and preparation. • Observed five different instructors teach classes to varying ages and diverse subjects with students of differing technical abilities and actively applied observations in own lessons. RELATED EXPERIENCES Active Public Relations/ Broadcast Media Representative Pets for Life Foundation, Calgary, Alberta (2006-present) • Established and maintain a positive, cooperative and forward thinking relationship with the media to find rescue animals permanent and forever homes. • Actively appears on Global TV segments bringing the more desperate rescued animals on air to find them a home with 100% success rate. • Developed a great understanding that the responsibilities of having a public image extends into daily life. • Educated viewers on the importance of adopting rescue animals, their proper care as well as spaying and neutering their current pets. • School Presentation and Birthday Party Facilitator (2002-present) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Established and maintained business relationships with schools and individual clients through annual and semi-annual presentations where clients have specifically requested me to present educational seminars on pets and pet care. • Taught and presented in small and large groups on a wide variety of pets and pet care methods to more than 1500 students, children and adults over the last 5 years. 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INTERESTS • Deeply enjoy making metal, clay and plaster sculptures as well as painting and drawing • Keeping a 100 gallon saltwater fish tank • A love and passion to care for all animals including the menagerie at home • Volunteering with rescue societies • Watching documentaries • Participating and observing the act of discovery • Collecting antiques and the tangible connection to history they represent • Running • Muay Thai kickboxing
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Mike - Freelance Copywriting & Proofreading
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I am Mike, an Editor for one of the largest editing services in the world - WordsRU. We copyedit and proofread a wide range of documents, including ones that are highly graphic oriented and I am rated as one of the top editors. Most of my recent reviews have been conducted for social science and marine science based articles, but I can edit the full range of your needs as I am knowledgeable when it comes to most major styles. Take a look at www.wordsru.com and ask for "Mike". I will look forward to making your document crisp, clear, and the sharpest most professional it can be! Thank you!
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Dylan Dietz - Freelance Video Editing & Multimedia
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