Friday, December 13, 2013

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my friend the amazing artist Lis Zadravec

Many moons ago as a freshman at Connelly School of the Holy Child I met and became friends with this phenomenal artist her word just gets richer every year! 
EDUCATION:1980-83, The Corcoran College of Art & Design, Washington, DC, Fine Arts
1979-80, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD, Fine Arts
1977-78, American University, Washington,DC, Fine Arts
1970-71, The Corcoran College of Art & Design, Wash, DC, open program
TEACHING:1995-present, Independent classes, camps and workshops for children teens & adults from studio &    
other local venues, including Michaels Stores, Stifel & Capra.
2013-14 Galilee United Methodist Summer Camps
2014 Lane Heritage Farm Museum, Summer Art Camps
2009-2013, Art Instructor for Loudoun County PRCS at Claude Moore Rec Center, classes and
summer camps & Loudoun County Library teen programs
2006-07, Program & Art Director, Camp Jeanne d'Arc, Merrill, NY
2006-2008, LSAC & PRCS adult art workshop instructor, Leesburg, VA
2005, Shenandoah University, Continuing Education art instructor, Leesburg, VA campus
1998-present, HEARTS co-op for grades 7-12.
1999-2004, Grace Covenant Church, camp & co-op programs.
1999-2006, Crossroads School of the Arts, a Christian School of the Arts; co-founder, art instructor,   
director of summer camps.
1999-2002. art teacher for the Ambleside School, a Charlotte Mason method school for  grades K-8.
EXHIBITS & ACHEIVEMENTS:2012 Franklin Park Arts Center, Secrets Show
2012  Finalist, cover art contest, Thalo professional arts magazine
2010-present, Community volunteer positions; Girl Scout Troop Leader, Library Board Secretary
2008-09, Judge for LCPS All County Art Show, Dulles Town Center
2004 & 08, Loudoun Fellowship of Christian Artists, featured artist, Loudoun Co., VA
2006, Loudoun Sketch Club 60th Anniversary Show, Round Hill Arts Center, VA
2005, Vienna Arts Society Treasury of Art juried show, award recipient
2004, Artscapes, featured artist interview, Loudoun Channel 3
1999 - 2005, Glen Echo Labor Day Art Shows, Glen Echo Park, MD
2005, Shenandoah University, Leesburg, VA,
2004, Trinity Arts Academy Gallery, Baltimore, MD, 1-person exhibit; 1st artist chosen to exhibit.
2001, Eastern Loudoun Library, one-person exhibit of new & collected works.
2000-04, Judge for PTA National Reflections Arts Competition, Herndon E.S. & Potowmack E.S.
1991-95, Fifth Column lower level gallery, one-person exhibit of works.
1989, Perry's, Washington, DC, one-person exhibit of new works.