EXPERIENCE

 

Event Management

 

Art Jams, in The Vault

Independently run Art Jams designed to facilitate and encourage communication, sharing, support, experimentation, and constructive criticism between artists of all skill levels, a volunteer initiative, all-ages and free to the public, designed all promotional material, provided general activity outline, and some material, on-site manager, July - September 2013.

 

Summer Artisan Markets, in The Vault 

Four independently run markets, booked artisans, designed all promotional material, on-site manager, July - August 2013.

 

Ontario Shores, Mindful Music

Hired by Ontario Shores as artisan vendor booker and on-site manager, July 2012

 

Oshawa’s 8th Annual Peony Festival 

Hired by the City of Oshawa as artisan vendor booker and on-site manager, June 2012

 

Durham Creative Marketplace 

Hired by and created the center piece for the Art of Transition Tourism Summit & Creative Awards in partnership with Durham Tourism – Booked and managed 50 artisans and creative businesses,

November 2011

 

Outdoor Art Market

Partnership with Oshawa Centre Farmer’s Market. May, September 2011

 

Oshawa’s Fantastic Street Fair and Sidewalk Sale 

Hired by and worked in partnership with Oshawa BIA. Rebranded and booked Oshawa’s annual downtown sidewalk sale. Coordinated with businesses, 50+ local artisans, musicians and performers, July 2011

 

Instruments & Easels Fundraiser

Created Arts and Crafts Auction event with live music in support of Oshawa Community Health Centre, 28 Artists participated, January 2011

 

Culture Days 2010

Created and ran Friday Fashion Show and Saturday Arts in the Park, September 2010

 

Various Grass Roots Solo Art Shows

2005 - 2009