All forms of Fine Art as well as the art of exhibiting them successfully. All forms of Photography and organizing a photography business. The Music Industry including promotion and merchandising.
To gain experience and knowledge in the growing fine art field. To learn more about the successful running of an art gallery/photography business. I am also interested in learning from a professional, established photographer.
Jan 2006 - Present
Meg Elise Photography
Performing freelance photography for a variety of clients including weddings, wedding receptions, children's portraits, bands, live performances, and special events.
May 2008 - Oct 2008
Gallery Manager Assistant
Allen County Public Library; Krull Gallery
Assisted Gallery Manager with installation of art exhibitions, communiation with artists/art organizations, organizing and supervising opening receptions. Researched the topic of Nude Figures in Art History for a pamphlet. Designed headers for Gallery web blog page. Took photos of opening receptions and awards ceremonies for exhibitions.
May 2006 - Aug 2007
Dispatch for North American Vanlines
Worked as a dispatch and APU specialist for two summer breaks from College.
Jun 2004 - Apr 2006
Worked as a server to guests at two different restaurant locations. Took orders over the phone for "to-go" customers, as well as, ran the register and expedited those orders. Worked as a hostess to seat customers efficiently and as quickly as possible. Trained many new servers for the south location.
Jun 2001 - Jun 2003
Midwest America Federal Credit Union
Managed deposits, withdraws, loan payments, money orders for members of the credit union. Managed drive-through windows for the credit union.