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Brad Erickson - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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Looking for enthusiastic writers who are able to create an engaging and good quality articles to join our team. We have a variety of topics to be tackled each of different genre. We need well established and reliable writers for the project.Writers whom we can work with close to 3months. Be a good writers with an excellent writing background for you to qualify. this is not academic writing ,its purely article and blog writing. cheers!
Clifton, New Jersey, United States
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. Bachelor of Developmental Visual Fine Art (Fall 2002-Winter 2007) University of Calgary, Alberta • Completed a degree in fine arts with a major in developmental visual arts through five years of studying in thirty art courses and with a significant emphasis in art and its relationship to contemporary society and culture. • Developed a conceptual understanding of the visual arts, which further developed a foundation of knowledge and practice of artistic self-sufficiency and discipline. • Refined a personal relationship with the creative process and processes of planning in order to carry out various studio interests and how best to teach art in secondary schools. • Developed advanced skills in many diverse areas of creative expression such as painting and photography with a primary focus on both drawing and sculpture. • Developed and demonstrated a high sense of self-motivation through two independent studies in sculpture and successfully finishing, showing and selling $5000.00 of my own art work which I continue to do as a private business. • The first person in their first year of study to ever receive an Independent Thought Award for innovative and creative realizations. TEACHING EXPERIENCE Small Business Owner (Sep 2009-present) Imagination on Location Calgary, Alberta • Gained experience developing personalized lesson plans while instructing one on one art classes • Directed fun interactive art based activities for private students needing idea generation techniques • Guided students in preparing portfolios for University and Collage applications • Ongoing independent commissions of artwork Volunteer Home School Art Teacher (Fall 2006) Art Student Society University of Calgary, Alberta • Co-ordinated and coached art lessons to 15 home schooled children through the careful preparation and execution of designed lesson plans allowing all of the students to receive necessary credits to continue home schooling and graduate. • Developed and conducted lessons revolving around print making, drawing and sculpture under a strict materials budget and within a strict time period by closely monitoring each and maintaining an active awareness of expenditures and related fiscal records. Mobile Seed Survivor Educator Agrium Inc., Calgary Alberta (Spring 2009-present) • Travelled to multiple schools delivering multimedia presentations to students of multiple ages ranging from grades 1-9. • Operator of Interactive learning displays that encourages students to learn about growing plants and the components of healthy soil through fun activities. • Encouraged students to participate in active hands on learning activities such as the watershed display and kineasthetic learning games. • Guided groups of students through the trailer of multiple games and activities including groups of special needs students ranging from severe physical disabilities to severe cognitive disabilities. Corporate Trainer (2005-2007) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Gained leadership experience by planning and teaching customer ‘Service Enthusiast’ and ‘Gold Star Management’ Petland University courses, successfully trained 4 classes of approximately 25 people, ranging from young adult to senior, with an average class score of 90%. Pets For Life Foundation Fundraiser Co-ordinator (2003-present) Pets For Life Foundation, Calgary, Alberta • Annually, for the last five years, organized, advertised and ran a fundraising bake sale for the Pets for Life Foundation successfully raising over $3000.00. • Participated in annual dog washes to raise money for the foundation and veterinarian bills for spaying, neutering and micro-chipping rescued animals. • Evolved independent organizational skills by facilitating more than 50 animal rescues in Pincher Creek and Brocket through careful selection and arrangement of volunteers and transportation as well as effective community relations to ensure safe and effective execution of foundation goals while maintaining a positive community image. • Gained leadership experience by organizing and co-ordination with other local rescue groups as well as veterinarians. • Helped run spay/ neuter clinics in Pincher Creek on the Standoff reserve which lead to successfully educating hundreds of local residents on their importance of getting their animals vetted and altered. This lead to over 150 dogs and cats being altered. PRACTICUM EXPERIENCE Grades 10-12 Fine Art and Legal Studies 30 Practicum Teacher (Fall 2008) Ernest Manning High School, Calgary Alberta • Successfully established positive relationships with special needs and at- risk students by ensuring learning needs and styles were met through individual, differentiated lesson plans. • Organized and instructed the environmental law module for legal studies 20 and 30 by designing creative and innovative lesson plans that met and went above the legal studies curriculum requirements. • Gained experience in the field of classroom management and an understanding of the importance of setting clear expectations for students. • Managed three multiple-level classes with two classes consisting of art 10, 20, 30, 35 and communications and technology, and a legal studies class with 20’s and 30’s. • Gained experience with the IPP process for specialized and individualized programs. Grades 5-9 Fine Art, English and Religion Studies Practicum Teacher (Winter 2008) St. Vincent de Paul Elementary Jr. High School, Calgary Alberta • Integrated fine arts activities into language arts lesson plans such as idea generation activities like tone writing and visual imagery projects. • Adapted lesson plans for four different special needs students including major physical and mental disabilities through careful revision of lesson plans to suit their specific needs. • Facilitated and participated in the extracurricular creation of a set design for the annual Christmas play. • Established trusting relationships with students allowing them to feel comfortable taking risks with their art as well as their verbal expressions about art. • Developed a Ten Commandments project for a grade seven religion class that encompassed and encouraged creative ways of presentation including film, power point presentations, and art work. 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. OTHER EXPERIENCE Assistant Manager Petland, Calgary, Alberta (April 2009-present) • Responsible for all store operations. • Successfully implemented motivational tools such as the gold star program for bonuses and staff appreciation. • Was responsible for daily, weekly and monthly financial reports being complete and correct. • Ensured that payroll was complete and on time. • Facilitated two major guest service tools for staff to refer too, a call back program for all adopted animals as well as an easy use reference guide for all animals basic needs, training etc. Supervisor (Sept 2002- 2009) Petland, Calgary, Alberta • Established the respected position of employee, supervisor, and management trainer for over six years of dedicated service training and both the successful completion and in turn teaching of Petland university courses. • Entrusted with the responsibility of recruiting and selecting new staff and through the use of progressive discipline, coaching staff with challenges through those challenges to the best possible outcome for both the staff member as well as the company. • Maintain the quality of the corporate mission statement of being dedicated to enhancing customer knowledge about their pets through careful education about the animal and information for all of the necessary products to ensure proper animal husbandry and longevity. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT • Acquired skills in being an independent and practising artist when contracted by the Nickel Arts Museum to create an interactive metal replica of an ancient Peruvian royal mask for their Ancient Peru exhibition held in 2006-2007 to aid in the engagement of students visiting the exhibition. • Organized and facilitated annual independent art shows showcasing my own original work. • Participated in community outreach and gained self motivation by organizing and administrating fund raising events for the registered non-profit Pets for Life Foundation. • Gained a strong sense of compassion for a variety of indigenous wildlife species when volunteering at the Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society from 2000-2002. • Organized and participated in a university campus-wide project to bring together different faculties through a series of events with the cumulative event being a gallery opening for which I was responsible for the design, construction and advertising. • Developed self motivation and professional drive while creating and running my own small business Imagination on Location. 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
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Ilyah Morozov - Freelance Language Translation & Russian Translation
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Dear Sir \ Madam! My name is Ilyah (Elay ) Morozov I am a networking \ security expert holding current international Checkpoint certifications CCSA\CCSE\CCSE+ . I have over five years experience in a large ISP environment and fully authorized to work in UK. Also excellent recommendations that will be provided on request. Currently living in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4DT. Phone # 07583873409 I am interested in challenging Networking-Security position, shall relocate if necessary . Please review attached CV for details, or on google docs: https://https://docs.google.com/document/edit?id=1AMAESJqhKj_HdjTPAOI3nExiJEaBWGnVw_XsonUwlQo&hl=en Linked in profile : http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=64204109 Best regards Morozov Ilyah CCSA ngx CCSE ngx CCSE+ ngx
Huddersfield, Kirklees, United Kingdom
Brian D Schmidt - Freelance Portrait Photography & Photo Editing
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4.0
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$30
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Brian D. Schmidt Chicago, Illinois 217.246.9721 Accomplishments: Recording Engineer BDS Recording, Mattoon, IL 1-2008 to Present • Own and operate medium-scale recording studio • Operate disk-based digital audio workstation • Track, mix, edit and master audio for CD and mp3 distribution Production Artist Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL 8-2008 to 5-2010 • Designed various marketing materials for print and Web • Photographed College events and portraits of employees • Designed logos, Web ads and graphics for college LLC Bookstore Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL 1-2007 to 7-2008 • Sold and rented out books and other supplies to students • Stocked and organized bookshelves and merchandise • Assisted full time workers in various ways as needed Print Shop Assistant Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL 5-2007 to 8-2007 • Cut, folded, laminated, and collated printed copies for clients • Operated laminators, sorters, trimmers and industrial printers • Delivered finished product to print shop clientele Education: Lake Land College Mattoon, IL • Various desktop publishing and business classes Proficient in: • Adobe Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator CS4 • Digital Photography and Advanced Photo Editing • Microsoft Office Word, Outlook and Publisher • Keyboarding: 50 WPM
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nicholl McGuire - Freelance Internet Marketing & Admin Support
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Author, Publisher and Virtual Assistant, Nicholl McGuire provides help with online tasks such as: ghostwriting, marketing, social media engagement, website content and more. Her business is Nicholl McGuire Media. She has been generating content and helping individuals and businesses since 2007. Feel free to learn more about her at nichollmcguire.blogspot.com
Denver, Colorado, United States
Antoinette Ramirez - Freelance T-Shirt Design & Logo Design
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Hello my name is Antoinette and I am a Graphic Artist who lives in Upland, California, with a degree in Arts in Graphic Design from the Art Institute. My skills include design for print, logo/brand design, t-shirt design and corporate identities. I also love to create Illustrations both in vector and within traditional mediums. MY WORKING STYLE: I have a passion for art and design! There are many layers to my design style, whether it is corporate or edgy I am always flexible and open to any ideas my employer or clients might have. My number one goal is to come up with a successful design that tells a story while meeting my clients needs. Contact me via Facebook: Antoinette's Graphix page, don't forget to LIKE it! :) This page also features more of my designs.
Upland, California, United States
Lu Melian - Freelance 3D Animation & Art
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• Expertise in designing and producing high-tech 3D video games, concept art & computer-generated illustrations. • Proficient in creating and painting 3D textures, 3D lighting, and UV mapping; skilled in hard-surface modeling and compositing; working knowledge of organic and character modeling, sculpting, scripting & character rigging; familiar with animation; creative artist with skills in drawing and painting. • Excellent work ethic with the ability to manage time productively, meet tight deadlines, and prioritize multiple projects; able to plan and manage creative projects from initial concept through production. Computer Skills: Proficient in PC & Mac operating systems as well as Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Nuke; knowledge of Final Cut Pro, Adobe Flash, ZBrush, After Effects, Softimage & Lightwave
Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
Terri Lee - Freelance Art & Animal Illustration
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4.0
2 Skills
$25
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Having Lived in the Australian outback throughout my life, I draw great inspiration from the wonders of nature. My Artworks explore the use of colour and lighting. I enjoy the traditional methods of art making, however I also have a passion for digital editing and will almost never miss an opportunity to push my images to the edge. I love to immerse myself in my works and watch them evolve in front of me.
walgett, New South Wales, Australia
Stephanie Tran - Freelance T-Shirt Design & Fashion Illustration
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Stephanie Tran 601 Marie Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90042 (323) 712-4875 Stran285@gmail.com Job objective: A creative design position Qualifications: -Creative art direction and designing collections from concept to final product. -Responsibilities included conceptualizing themes for each collection, researching color direction, choosing fabrics for appropriate seasons, implementing prints and embellishments, current market and vintage research, directing photo shoot campaigns and conceptualizing all sales materials for the sales team. -Responsible for keeping time lines and in charge of meeting all deadlines. -Knowledgeable in all aspects of wet printing, pigment printing, sublimation printing, heat transfer applications, foiling, beading, embroidery with a background in import (India, China and Korea) and domestic production. -Great sense of color and a wonderful eye for prints. -Knowledgeable in patterns, garment construction and conducting first through production fittings. -Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. Work experience: Of Two Minds Los Angeles CA 2009-April 2011 Creative Director/Designer A Common Thread Los Angeles CA 2004-2008 Designer Rozae Nichols Los Angeles CA 1999-2004 Designer Tran Los Angeles CA 1999-2000 Designer Rudwear Beverly Hills CA 1998 Designer Education: Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design, Otis College of Art and Design 1997
Los Angeles, California, United States
EveyRoss - Freelance Portrait Painting & Real Life Painting
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4.5
2 Skills
$30
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Hi my name is Fallon "Eveyross", I've been drawing/painting for about 10 years. I mainly force in realistic/life like drawing/paintings but I aslo can do fantasy type art as will. Most of my work/art is Portrait.
Van Nuys, California, United States