Maya Schueller-Elmes

Art and Music Technician

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsTeacher - Artist - Illustrator

Projects

About me

I love drawing and printmaking and would relish the opportunity to teach or use my knowledge and skills in these processes within my career.

Skills

  • Teaching
  • Visual Arts
  • Drawing
  • Printmaking
  • Silkscreen
  • Design
  • Pen Ink
  • Excel
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Linocut
  • Etching
  • Lino Printing
  • Art Tutor
  • Community Arts Teaching

Work history

Currently

Freelance Visual Arts Workshop Facilitator

Eastside Educational Trust

May 2015

Currently

Art & Music Technician

William Ellis School

Aug 2014

Currently

Tutor & Assistant Co-ordinator

South Island Workshop

Sep 2005
  • -Ordering materials for projects -Running printmaking sessions across a range of techniques (since 2011) -Writing and sending newsletters -Help with projects and looking after the children (aged 5-16) -Assisting with fundraising efforts (including writing text for applications), enquiring about donations (both money and materials) -Set up JustTextGiving account to add to existing fundraising efforts -Meeting potential fundraisers and people interested in collaborating on projects -Marketing for SIW via social media -Documentation of workshops and finished artworks -Creating registers for each session and writing up short summaries of work carried out in each session -Providing photographs for marketing purposes eg Loughborough Creatives exhibition flyer -Providing training in printmaking techniques for colleagues -Liaising with collaborating companies and local youth groups -Marketing for SIW via social media -Creating registers and writing up short summaries of work carried out in sessions.

2012

Project Manager & Curator

Papergirl London

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
  • -Established and organised all aspects of the project, including: marketing, putting out a call for submissions, curating an exhibition of submitted work, posting submitted work on both flickr and tumblr, organising private view and distribution of work after the exhibition. -Documented all aspects of the project, from submissions coming in to the final exhibition and distribution. -Liaising with galleries, press and contributing artists. -Installation and curation of final exhibition.

2014

Teaching Assistant

Wyvil Primary School

Jun 2011 - Jun 2014
  • -Working with SLCN children in KS2 -One to one and group English tuition with EAL students -Worked both one to one and in groups with S.E.N. (Special Educational Needs) children -Provided main support in core subjects as well as in other topic work -Created supporting resources dependent on ability and needs of each child, as well as using creative thinking during taught time to give child more support in accessing lessons -Recorded my use of strategies and progress of children daily in either S.E.N Statement or SA+ log books as well as using Behaviour log for some children -Photocopying -Created classroom displays -Created school play backdrops -Ran 2 art clubs, animation club, balloon modelling club and cooking club -Was part of the Midday Meal Supervisor staff, which included playground duties

Education

2011

Fine Art

Kingston University

Aug 2008 - Jun 2011

    2008

    BTEC Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

    London Metropolitan University

    Aug 2007 - Jun 2008
    • Photography, Black and White film processing and darkroom techniques, printmaking (collagraph), graphic design elements, sculpture, life drawing, art history

    Awards

    2011

    Grant for Materials

    • This was awarded to me by The Philological Fund.

    2010

    Grant for Materials

    • This grant was awarded by The Philological Fund.

    2010

    Travel Grant

    • This grant was awarded to me by Kingston University so that I could undertake research in Berlin, Germany.

    2009

    Grant for Materials

    • This grant was awarded to me by the Walcot Foundation