Concordia University • Montréal, QC (2011 to 2014) – Bachelors of Fine Arts with major in Print Media and minor in Art History.
Red Deer College • Red Deer, AB (2008 to 2010) – Diploma in Printmaking, Photography and Sculpture
Dean’s List Winter 2009 – September 2010
The Art Institute of Vancouver • Burnaby, BC (2005 to 2007) – Diploma in Game Art and Design.
- 10 years experience with Microsoft Office, PowerPoint and Excel.
- Public speaking and Youth Counseling.
- Blogging and website design.
- 9 years experience Auto Desk 3D Studio Max, and Alias Maya 7 and 8.
- 2 Years experience working with AutoCAD.
- 3 years experience creating animated movies and text effects with Macromedia Flash.
GRAPHIC ART EXPERIENCE
- 5 years of Graphic Illustration and Design.
- Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator with 6 years experience.
- 4 years working with Digital Photography.
- 6 years experience in traditional Print Media- Lithography, Relief, Typography, Serigraphy and Intaglio Presses.
- 3 Years familiarity of Serigraphy with UV base and speedball. Meshes 90, 230, 355. Pantone Colour Mixing. Manual and Machine Serigraphy pulling.
- Lithographic techniques – Offset photopositive plates, polymer plates and stone printing.
- Digital Print – Epson Stylus Pro 7900.
- Typography – Polymer, metal and wooden movable type.
Studio Monitor, Concordia University • Montréal, QC (2012 to 2014)
Concordia University – Student Print Studio Monitor
- Studio maintenance and aid for Instructors when needed.
- Assisting students and aiding them with instructions or techniques.
Assistant Screen Printer, Garment Organizer • Montréal, QC (Summer 2013)
Assistant Screen Printer
- Studio maintenance and customer aid when needed.
- Assisting the head printer with garments and quality control.
Elite Sportswear & Awards Ltd. • Edmonton, AB (2010 to 2011)
Metal and Plastic Engraving Apprentice
- Mechanical and Hand operated machines.
- Worked with software designed to engrave items i.e. trophies and medals.
- Fulfilled costumer requests.
2014 “Qouleur” Group Exhibition – Rats 9 Gallery • Montréal, QC.
“Urban Camouflage” – Group Exhibition – Mouseprint Gallery • Montréal, QC.
“I’m Pressed” – Print Media Exhibition – Atelier-Galerie Alain Piroir • Montréal, QC.
2013 “Splash” – Print Media Exhibition – Atelier-Galerie Alain Piroir • Montréal, QC.
“Systems of Creations” – Environment & Ecology Theme – Mouseprint Gallery • Montréal, QC.
“Tear Box Exhibition” – Digital Print Exhibition – Mouseprint Gallery • Montréal, QC.
“Fun” – Print Media Year End Show – Galerie Nowhere • Montréal, QC.
“Year of the Snake” – Travelling Print Exhibition
- Proof Studio Gallery • Toronto, ON.
- Ontario College of Art and Design • Toronto, ON.
- Ottawa School of Art • Ottawa, ON.
- Concordia University – Mouseprint Gallery • Montréal, QC.
- Muskoka Place Gallery • Muskoka, ON.
ARTISTS’ BOOK COLLECTIONS
2013 University of Concordia – Webster Library • Montréal, QC.
Screen printed and hand bound book, “If Books Could Talk.”
- Created on arches paper with UV based ink. Hand bound.
COMMITTEES / ORGANIZING
2013 – 2015 Qouleur committee – Festival for Queer, Two Spirit and Transgender Identified People of Colour. • Montréal, QC.
President of Concordia Shotokan Karate Club • Concordia University. Montreal, QC. 2014.
Student Print Association Member • Concordia University. Montreal, QC. 2013-2014.
Basic Military Training • Raven Program. Victoria, B.C. 2011.
First Aid and Swimming Training • WHIMIS
AWARDS & HONORS
Aspiring Writer Grant • Grants to Aboriginal Peoples: Creation Grants for Writers and Storytellers. 2015
Indspire Bursary Recipient. • Indspire Bursaries and Scholarship Awards. 2014.
Dean’s List. • Red Deer College. Red Deer, AB. Winter 2009 – September 2010.
Visual Art: Student Supply Award for Printmaking. • Red Deer College. 2008.
Won contest for Nu-Contrast Album Cover Design. • Nu-Contrast Album Cover Design. 2008.
EA Reveal Contest 2007 Winner of the Game and Level Design Category. • EA Reveal Contest, Digital Candy Games. 2007.
- Print Media – Lithography, Relief, Typography, Serigraphy and Intaglio.
- Woodblock printing
- Graphic novels and comic books.