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ANDREA RODRIGUEZ

EDUCATION

Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL

Graduated with honors. B.F.A. in Illustration, May 2011

Singapore American Sch­ool, Singapore

Graduated with honors in Art department, December, 2007

ART TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Art Teacher, YMCA Achiever’s Program, Sarasota, FL UNITED STATES

Organized an after school art workshop for foreign children. Planned demonstrations on techniques such as: charcoal on paper, still-life drawing, color and form, and composition. Followed up with students to help them develop their skills further. Spring 2009

Art Teacher, Yang Mythos, Shenzhen, CHINA

Taught art classes to children age 3-9 years old. Color, space, value, shapes, etc with different media such as watercolor, acrylic paint, markers, crayons, pastels, etc. March 2013-January 2014

Visual Arts PYP Teacher, International School of Nanshan Shenzhen, CHINA

IB Curriculum teacher for Primary School Years programme grades K5-Grade 5. December 2013-Present

ILLUSTRATION AND GRAPHIC DESIGN EXPERIENCE

Positively Houston, Houston, Texas UNITED STATES

Worked as a graphic designer at a new positive TV weekly program that airs on PBS channel. Illustrated maps of Houston and landmarks to be shown on TV and designed all graphics materials for the team such as, press badges, web graphics, blog banners, etc. June 2011-September 2011

Paper Culture, San Francisco, California UNITED STATES

Freelance designer/illustrator for a company that specializes in seasonal cards and invitations. August 2011-May 2012

Carter’s, Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL

Participated in a workshop led by Carter’s employees. Learned how to further develop skills in pattern and character design. Spring 2011

Abercrombie and Fitch, Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL

Worked with Abercrombie and Fitch in a workshop to create graphics for their t-shirt and sweatshirt line. Fall 2010

PERSONAL/COMPUTER SKILLS

Advanced knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Corel Painter X, ZBrush, Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of InDesign and Dreamweaver. Fluent in Spanish and basic Chinese. 

ART SHOWS

ISZAF International Shenzhen Artists Forum "First Show" May 2017, Jardin Orange Shenzhen China

ISZAF International Shenzhen Artists Forum "Spectre" September 2017, International School of Nanshan Shenzhen, China