Sarah Davis

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Instructor of Graphic Design

CONTACT
Office: Media Arts Center – 407 304-336-8101 [email protected]

Mailing Information:
West Liberty University
208 University Drive College Union Box 125
West Liberty WV  26074

Website:
http://sarahdavisdesign.com  

 

EDUCATION
Master of Science, Instructional Leadership, Robert Morris University, 2002 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration, Columbus College of Art and Design, 1994 Associate in Specialized Technology, Graphic Design, Art Institute of Pittsburgh, 1988   EXHIBITIONS Faculty Art Show, PTI, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005-2013 Boneyard Arts Festival, 40North Champaign County Arts Council, Champaign, IL, 2010 The Brew House, “Yes. Thank You,” Pittsburgh, PA, 2009  

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

West Liberty University, West Liberty, WV, 2013-present

ART190 Introduction to Computer Graphics, 2013 ART283 Graphic Design I, 2013 ART386 Editorial Layout, 2013  

Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 1995-2013

Design 2, 2003-2013 Computerized Page Make-up (InDesign), 2003-2013 Design 1, 2000-2013 Portfolio Development 2, 2000-2013 Corporate Design, 1995-2013 Portfolio Development 1, 1995-2013 Typography 1, 1995-2013 Typography 2, 1995-2013 Advertising Processes 1, 1995-2013 Advertising Processes 2, 1995-2013 Web Design 1, 2011 Design 3, 2005-2011 Drawing 1, 1995-2009 Project Development, 1998-2008 Drawing 2, 1995-2003 Production 1, 1995-2003 Production 2, 1995-2003 Illustration 1, 1995-2003 Illustration 2, 1995-2003 History of Design, -2003 Computerized Page Make-up (QuarkXPress), 1995-2003 Digital Imaging, 1995-2000 Design Fundamentals, 1995-2000 Career Development, 1995-2000

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Freelance graphic design and consultation, Pittsburgh, PA, 1990-present JW Krusinski Advertising & Design, Pittsburgh, PA, Designer/Art Director, 1994- 1995 and 1991- 1992 Krome Communications, Pittsburgh, PA, 1991 The ideaWorks, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, Designer/Art Director, 1988-1990 HBM Creamer, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA 1988  

 

HONORS, AWARDS and SCHOLARSHIPS
Best of Show, “Train,” Graphite on Paper, PTI Faculty Art Show, Pittsburgh, PA, 2007 Special Commendation, “Faculty Guide to Student Learning and Assessment,” Middle States Review Committee, PTI, Pittsburgh, PA, 2007 PTI C.O.R.E. Award for Teaching Excellence, PTI, Pittsburgh, PA, 2006 Second Place, “Rumi,” Video, PTI Faculty Art Show, Pittsburgh, PA, 2005 Freshman Scholarship Award, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH, 1993

 

MEMBERSHIPS
AIGIA – American Institute or Graphic Arts – Pittsburgh Chapter CAA – College Art Association