Contract Faculty/Art Instructor 2004 - Present
Various institutions and grade levels including Durham College, Oshawa Senior Citizens Centres, Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Chartwell Retirement Home, Visual Art Centre Clarington, and Private Lessons.
Post-Secondary Education subject matter (2010 - Present)
DESIGN STUDIO, Graphic Design
PHOTOGRAPHY & ILLUSTRATION, Graphic Design
DRAWING FOR DESIGN, Graphic Design
FIELD PLACEMENT SEMINAR, Graphic Design
PREPRODUCTION CONCEPT ART/STORYBOARDING, Video Production
TRADITIONAL ART TECHNIQUES I, Games Development
COMMUNITY COLLABORATION – SERVICE LEARNING I, Fine Art
COMMUNITY COLLABORATION – SERVICE LEARNING II, Fine Art PAINTING II, Fine Art
CONCEPTUAL PROCESS I, Fine Art
STUDIO PRACTICE I (2D ART & DESIGN), Fine Art
STUDIO PRACTICE II (3D ART & DESIGN), Fine Art
DRAWING IN A VARIETY OF MEDIA, Fine Art
ARTIST BOOKS AND OTHER NARRATIVES, Fine Art
General Interest subject matter classes (2004 - Present)
Basic Drawing, Drawing For Portfolio Development, Working with Ink, Life Drawing, Portraiture, Acrylic Painting, Plein Air Drawing, Abstract Expression, Comics, Character development, Building a Narrative, Art Day Camps involving various 2D and 3D activities.
Program Development and Instruction funded by OAC Grants (2012 - 2013)
Grant Funded Projects through the DDSB at Waverly Public School and Queen Elizabeth Public School.
Community Collaborative Partnership and Project Building (2015 - Present)
Working with the community outside of arts education duties within the classroom setting at Durham College. Serving as Liaison, building partnerships for future creative community projects in partnership with Durham College. Community partners include: Child Youth and Family Program Lakeridge Health, Gallery 67, Oshawa Senior Citizen Centres, The LivingRoom Community Art Studio, Oshawa Museum, City Hall Oshawa.
Photographs of mural created by Community Collaboration students, 2015. Photo credit Oliver Fernandez.
Photographs of vinyl window designs created by Community Collaboration students, 2017.
poster for each-one-teach-one, at The LivingRoom Community Art Centre, activities offered by Community Collaboration students, This free public event happens every year since 2016!