Painter - Artistic
- Full time
- Part time
- One time
Professional art and design experience including fine art painting, using oil paints, acrylics, water colours and pen and ink drawing, pottery and sculpture. Art teaching experience at senior school level.
Sales Associate, Section Leader, Framer
Opus Art Supplies
December 2006 - December 2013
Processed cash, credit and debit card transactions electronically.
Digital printing of customers images using Photoshop.
Organised and facilitated artist demos.
Maintained accurate stock inventory records and counts, received shipments.
Section and framing leader.
Able to advise artists and art lovers on community, library and online art resources.
Up to July 2004
Day to day running of the company.
Sourced materials and suppliers, retail outlets.
Involved in the manufacturing process as well as the art design.
Mold making, clay mixing and kiln use.
Sales and marketing.
Newton Park - Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
April 1991 - December 1997
Comprehensive media and research consultation to patrons.
Dewey system and computerised catalogues.
Patron registration, media issue and return. Media reserves and inter-library loans.
Familiar with, Webmail, Youtube, MS word, MS excel, digital media and social media.
Used the following:- photocopiers, scanners, desktop and laptop computers, tablets and e-readers.
Knowledge of Bibliocommons.
Training and mentoring.
Community outreach such as mobile library service for seniors.
Qualifications & Certifications
National Higher Diploma in Fine Art Painting - Bachelor of Fine Arts equivalent.
Port Elizabeth Technikon