Brassil - Painter - Artistic - Toronto, ON, Canada

Margot Brassil

Toronto, ON, Canada


Painter - Artistic

  • Full time
  • Part time
  • One time
  • Contract
  • Temp


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.

Work History

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.

Self Employed

Earthware Africa

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.

Assistant Librarian

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

Victoria Girls High School

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