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I have 3 years of educational training specific of Architectural design. I am passionate about design and have basic AutoCAD training. I am proficient in manual drafting techniques and can provide samples if required. I continue to improve my knowledge base and skills when available.
I have been cooking for 29 years in a home environment. I enjoy learning new recipes and techniques. Cooking was also part of my Health Coach training so as to instruct others how to prepare healthy meals. My cooking skills vary from range to oven cooking, Crock pot meals, baking, stocking the freezer with staples. I also have a passion for cultural and ethnic cooking. I collect cookbooks and seek out unique dishes. I can follow instructions easily and can substitute and improvise. I specialize in allergy-free cooking and healthy meals.
I have 12 years of educational training including a BFA degree in Illustration. I attended the Creative & Performing Arts high school in Philadelphia, the American Institute of Design, Philadelphia College and the University of the Arts as well as individual classes at Hallahan high school, Moore College of Art and the Academy of Art University. Art is my passion and I can provide a portfolio if required.
As part of my Health Coach training education, I have acquired basic fitness techniques to teach. I studied yoga in a teacher training program as well. I have been instructed at a local gym how to use weights and machines. I read and study fitness articles and magazines for personal development and feel confident in my knowledge to instruct.
I have used Microsoft Access professionally. For 3 years I was responsible for my Department Units' database of accounts. I believe it was Access 2000 version. I quite enjoyed using the software and look for reasons to work on a home database as it's no longer part of my work. I feel confident that I can instruct others how to use the program.
I have been using Microsoft Windows for 15 years. Both in the educational system, professionally and for personal use. I adapt quickly to new software releases. I am currently using Windows 7. I started out pre Windows XP and feel more than confident to instruct others how to use the system.
My experience in needlework extends from adolescence. I was taught crochet and embroidery and have continued this craft since then, which is approximately 29 years. I know the basic knitting techniques but am most proficient in crochet and crewel stitchery. I can provide samples is required.
I am a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and am a Holistic Health Coach, AADP certified. I was trained in over 100 dietary theories including nutritional science, emotional eating, Ayurveda, the Paleo and Blood Type diets to name a few.
I have 12 years of educational training in art including a BFA degree in Illustration. Painting classes are a part of that training. I am most proficient with acrylics but have experience with oil and watercolor. I stay up to date with new techniques and materials. I can tutor on surface preparation and materials safety and care as well as accomplishing a variety of painting styles. I can provide a portfolio if required.
I was taught at home how to sew and have continued to sew my own articles of clothing. I have also completed a diploma through Stratford Career Institute in Sewing. I completed 1 semester of graduate school in fashion design at the Academy of Art University which continued my basic skill development in professional techniques. I can provide photographs of my completed items upon request.
I enjoy yoga and study it for personal development. I attended part of a yoga teacher training program so I am familiar with the teaching methods. I continue to follow the latest news on the subject as well as the leaders in the field. I have written materials always on hand pertaining to poses and philosophy, and can illustrate most of the poses personally. I am a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and am a Holistic Health Coach.