Education & Teaching

 

MFA in Drawing, Painting, and Printmaking

California State University Fullerton, 2006

BFA in Graphic Design, Honors, and Distinction

Iowa State University, 1991

 

ACE Adobe Certified Expert Web Specialist Training  

New Horizon, Anaheim, California, 2010

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2008 - Present • Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA: Adjunct Professor

Art 110, 2D Color and Design

Art 100, Art History

Painting I, Painting II

2013 - Present • Coastline Community College, Newport Beach, California: Adjunct Professor

Art C110, 2D Color and Design

Art C101, Art History and Appreciation 2 – On-Site, Online

2013 - Present • Coastline Community College, Educational Bound United States - EBUS California

Art C101, Art History and Appreciation 2 – Online to XJHS High School, China

Art C101, Art History and Appreciation 2 – Online to High School, Korea

2014 - Present • College of the Canyons, Valencia, California: Adjunct Professor

Art 111, Art History: Renaissance to Modern - Online

Art 205, Art Appreciation: Landmarks of  Art and Visual Culture

2013 - Present • Mt San Antonio College, Walnut, California: Adjunct Professor

Beginning Drawing

2006 - Present • Santiago Canyon College, Orange, California: Adjunct Professor

Art 100, Intro to Art Concepts – Classroom and Online, large group instruction

Drawing: Introduction, Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Studio Concepts

March 2011 - November 2012 • Irvine Valley College Community Education, Irvine, CA: Professional Expert

Beginning Drawing, Advanced Drawing, Watercolor Painting

July 2004- June 2011 • Irvine Valley College and Saddleback College: Irvine, CA: Assistant Professor

Representational Drawing, Beginning Drawing, Watercolor Painting, Acrylic Painting,

Oil Painting, 2D Design, Sketching, Experimental Media

2011 • Orange Coast College Community Education, Costa Mesa, CA: Professional Expert

Professional Development, Painting

2006 • California State University, Fullerton, CA: Adjunct Professor                        

Beginning Drawing I, Advanced Drawing

2004 • California State University, Fullerton, CA: Teaching Associate (Instructor of Record)

Beginning Drawing I, Advanced Drawing

2001-2004 • University of California Irvine - Extension, Irvine CA: Instructor

Painting, Drawing, Mixed Media Collage, Rendering in Colored Pencil

 

OTHER TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2009-2013 • Art and Collage - Expressive Workshops, Irvine, CA: Principal Instructor

Representational Drawing, Beginning Drawing, Watercolor Painting, Acrylic Painting

2D Design, Sketching, Experimental Media, Acrylic/Oil Painting Workshops

2010 • Center for Living Peace, Irvine, CA: Instructor

Mixed Media, Drawing, Painting and Collage Workshop

2008-2009 • Mater Dei High School, Costa Mesa, CA: Full-time Visual Arts Teacher

 Art I, II, III, IV

2007-2009 • Orange County Performing Arts Center, Costa Mesa, CA: Master Teaching Artist

‘Arts Teach’ and ‘Arts Connect’ Program- Workshops & Residencies K-12

2007-2008 • St. Margaret’s Episcopal School, San Juan Capistrano, CA: Art Teacher Upper School

2001-2008 • Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA: Instructor

Painting, Drawing, Mixed Media Collage, Rendering in Colored Pencil

2003 • Arts in Orange County Elementary, Middle and High Schools: Artist in Residence