2014-2013 My Denver Youth Program
Denver Parks & Rec.
Specialized Rec. Instructor working with youth citywide. My Denver, is an up and coming mayor endorsed program for the youth of Denver. Duties include traveling to different sites citywide, curriculum development, promotion, teaching and community outreach with an emphasis on art, drama, dance, culture and community.
2011 Opio Haiku Mo’olelo
Kapolei Juvenile Corrections Facility
Free Writing Workshop with incarcerated juvenile adolescence
2009-2008 Volunteer Youth workshops
Kuhio Elementary kindergarten art wk shop
and Reading Aloud After-school Program
2012-2011 Kennedy Theatre (UH Manoa)
Costume shop production, photography, and Theatre for Young Audience
2012-2009 SPAM (Student Parents @ Manoa)
University of Hawaii- Manoa
Community organizing, workshops, promotions
Los Angeles, CA
VENICE PAINT OUT
City & County of Los Angeles
ICU ART In Creative Unity
Youth project coordinator. Duties included painting City of Los Angeles trash cans, later placed throughout the neighborhood and mural art workshop with the youth. Annual event with food and entertainment. In charge of sign up sheet, supplies and teaching workshops.
Griffith Park CA
Art Workshops and face painting
New Moon Festival
East L.A. CA
Absolute Vodka, Annual Chalk Festival
Children Sidewalk Chalk paintings Coordinator
Santa Monica High School
Santa Monica CA
High school mural project with Zender. Tenth through twelfth grade students were challenged to collaborate and develop mural with a theme from the ground up. From developing the theme to sketching, prepping, to painting on the wall. My job was to assist and guide the students through the process with inspiration.
Brentwood Art Center
Art supply donation for children.
Belmont Train Yard
Downtown L.A. CA
Fought to preserve a historic landmark for the city and artists of Los Angeles. Worked with Belmont High students on rallying and protesting the destruction for construction of luxury style apartments. Organized community with the youth through discussions, picket sign making, after school meetings and distributing flyers throughout the neighborhood. Also petitioned city wide and attended public hearings at the court house. At the public hearing in downtown Los Angeles I gave a speech in front of officials and was interviewed by KXLU Public Radio.
Art Workshops with special needs adults
Grant Writing Workshops
Art/Theatre for Social Change Seminar
Knowledge and tools for grant writing proposals