A hardworking, dedicated creative artist 4+ years in graphic and illustration, 10+ years in computers(software), 2+ years in promotional marketing and event planning. I have studied Mandarin for 7+ years and Japanese for 2+ years. I am open to contract(W-2), part time and full time positions. References and more portfolio work are available upon hire.

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Work History

Work History
Oct 2010 - May 2014

Brand Ambassador, In- Store Demo Specialist

GMR Marketing, Creative Marketing,Inc.

Promoted and handed out samples, information and coupons to shoppers. With GMR Marketing, I did campaigns for Xfinity,Truvia and Toblerone. With Creative Marketing Inc., I did in store demos at BJ's, with campaigns for Talenti, Tyson, Keurig, Starbucks,Coffemate, and more.

Feb 2007 - Aug 2013

Artisan, Co-founder/owner

Visual Wasteland

I was one of the co-founders and owners of a small company, Visual Wasteland. Visual Wasteland was  a  Punk-Rock Gothic/Visual Kei apparel company that specialized in creating custom made accessories and DIY restoration/up-cycling projects..

Jun 2010 - Jul 2010

Visual Artist Teacher

Philadelphia Arts in Education Partnership

Taught Japanese and American comic design/toy design to students. Taught Chinese/Japanese culture and language as well as part of the 2 month program.

Apr 2008 - Apr 2009

Brand Ambassador

Promotes different products at Fusion Events throughout the metropolitan areas., Within the Philadelphia,PA Metro Areas.

Apr 2008 - Sep 2008

Lighting and Audio Director

Rosalie Kicks!

Determined lighting and audio for short indie film, "The Cupcake Bandits" during the pre-production process.

Sep 2007 - Oct 2007

Graphic,Web Designer Marketing

Dunson's Janitorial Services

·• Worked closely with the owner, helped with marketing online and traditional marketing.• Ordered business cards for the company.• Designed and built web page for the company

Aug 2004 - Feb 2005

Customer Service Representative

United Artists Main Street 6

• Ensured that the customer enjoys their movie experience• Made sure that the stands and theaters are presentable• Handled money from sales, handling tickets


Oct 2014 - Oct 2015

Motion Graphics

Moore College of Art&Design

In Fall 2014 I will study Motion Graphics and Design at Moore College of Art& Design's year long certification program.

Aug 2013 - Oct 2013

Certification in Python

University of Toronto

Throughout the online Computer Science course offered by University of Toronto, I studied and learned how to code in Python 3.3.

Jul 2007 - Jul 2008


The Art Institute of Philadelphia

Wrote  movie scripts and television scripts.Dealt with  Final Cut Pro, Adobe after Effects Adobe Creative Suite 3 and Audition.Wrote short stories, poems and lyrics.

Sep 2002 - Jun 2006

High School Diploma

Philadelphia High School for Girls

City/National Recognition for studying Mandarin ChineseRan the Anime Club during senior year-Anime club all 4 years, helped organize events throughoutPatents and Articles published on, and Associated Content. Created and still ran  2 forums about Japanese Rock music until 2008.Stage Crew during sophomore and junior year.Helped organize and run poetry club during junior and senior year.

Sep 2005 - Dec 2005


Moore College of Art&Design

Recommended by an Art Instructor, for my outstanding works in art and design. This is the 2nd of the 2 recommendations to further my studies.

Sep 2004 - Jan 2005


Recommended by an Art Instructor



Computer Skills

Fluid with programming languages, C++, HTML,XHTML, some Python. Knows every Microsoft programs, Outlook, Publisher, Accounting, Word,Works,PowerPoint,etc. Meta-tagging, updating old computers to run just as functionally, if not better than modern computers, medium-speed typist, some data basing, knows, Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator, InDesign, Corel Painter X and Illustrator, SWF Flash, Manga Stuido EX, Swish Text, Xara 3D2.


Very good in communications. Works excellent with/as a team, and solo as well. Excellent with interactive communications and presentations. Excellent in marketing and promotions both offline and online.


• Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, self-teaching Japanese and Korean.

Microsoft Office 2003-10

I am very advanced in Microsoft Office 2003,2007,2010 and 2013

Graphic Design

I am very good with traditional and modern graphic design. I have used Adobe Creative Suite 3, which included, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks,etc.


Aug 2013 - Oct 2013

Learning to Program: Fundamentals

University of Toronto