Jenna Bolusky

 

jennaboluskyart@gmail.com

 

 

Leadership

 

 

President of Kappa Pi International Art Honors Society at Stetson University

 

  • Alpha Tau Chapter

  • August 2016 to May 2018

 

  • Elected twice by the membership to lead and to be the face of the organization

  • Coordinated all activities of the organization, acted as a liaison to the University community, served as the official representative of the organization, and presided at meetings and events

  • Arranged and oversaw all member artwork exhibitions, gallery openings, member artwork sales, workshops, guest speaker presentations, fundraising, and charity events

  • Led many workshops and fine art demonstrations to educate members, helped develop and refine their technical skill abilities, increased the quality of their work, inspired members to actively contribute to the contemporary art historical conversation, and further developed their love of traditional fine arts

 

New Members Chair for Kappa Pi International Art Honors Society at Stetson University

 

  • Alpha Tau Chapter

  • September 2015 to May 2016

    • Elected by the membership

    •  Increased membership by 100%

    • Organized all recruitment, campus visibility, and collaborative events with other organizations

 

 

 

 

Work Experience

 

 

 

Commercial Fine Artist

 

  • August 2015 to Present

 

  • Draw and sell high quality, hyper-realistic drawings on commission

  • Utilize my technical skill, and a thorough understanding of my work in the art historical context to work as a full time artist

 

Independent Tutor

 

  • August 2015 to Present

 

  • Coach college level students in various subjects including environmental science, studio and fine art, art history, logic, encourage a love for learning, and a passion for the curriculum’s subject matter

 

2D Art Teacher

 

  • Apopka High School

  • August 2018 to May 2019

 

  • Taught the fundamentals of studio art, art history, and theory to high school students

 

Internships in Art

 

  • January 2018 to May 2018

 

  • Assist Professor Grace Ramsey with various painting preparation, treatment, and execution to expand her repertoire for various upcoming exhibitions

  • Learned new skills in design, theory, and painting

 

  • January 2016 to May 2016

    • Collaborate with long time mentor, Professor Gary Bolding, on various works to prepare for his exhibition in the fall

 

Gallery Assistant

 

  • Hand Art Center

  • May 2017 to January 2018

    • Developed and refined skills in craftsmanship, drafting, building, art dealing, gallery preparation, and maintenance

    • Was chosen to assist in the curating of various fine art exhibitions

 

 

Awards

 

 

  • The Award of Distinction for “Happy Birthday, Oscar Bluemner”

  • The Purchase Award for “Oscar Bluemner” - Public collection

  • Purchase Award for “Gary Bolding”

 

 

Education

 

 

Stetson University, Deland, Florida                                                   

  • August 2014 to May 2018

  • Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts

    • Graduated with a GPA of 3.8

 

Skills

 

 

  • Communication skills

  • Public Speaking (5 years)

  • Teaching (5 years)

  • Fine Arts (5 years)

  • Leadership (5 years)

  • Team Building (5 years)

  • Organizational skills (6 years)