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Mary S.

Highland Park, IL

$65/hour

Exhibiting 3D artist, published writer on art.

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University of Puget Sound,Tacoma, Washington
English
University of Illinois, Champaign, IL.
Master's

Education

University of Puget Sound,Tacoma, Washington (English)

University of Illinois, Champaign, IL. (Master's)

About Mary

I have been a professor of art, ceramics/sculpture, at Columbia College, Chicago, and at School of The Art Institute, Chicago for thirty years. I served as a Trustee at the Evanston Art Center, Evanston, for four years. I was appointed as commissioner for the Highland Park, Illinois Historical Commission for nine years.
I have a MFA degree, University of Illinois.

I worked on an archaeological excavation in northern Greece for two summers. Excavation was arranged through the University of Illinois. I have published several articles on world ceramics with an emphasis on medieval art and ceramics.
I have exhibited my art work in national exhibitions, plus, I have won awards at national exhibitions.

I currently have a sculpture at the Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, IL. The exhibition, "Nature in Motion" features fifteen new outdoor sculptures .
I have been a professor of art, ceramics/sculpture, at Columbia College, Chicago, and at School of The Art Institute, Chicago for thirty years. I served as a Trustee at the Evanston Art Center, Evanston, for four years. I was appointed as commissioner for the Highland Park, Illinois Historical Commission for nine years.
I have a MFA degree,
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Highland Park, IL 60035
In-person lessons
Science:
Anthropology,
Archaeology
Art:
Architecture, Art History, Art Theory, Drawing, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography
English:
ACT English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading
Test Preparation:
ACT English
Computer:
Graphic Design, Photography
Language:
Reading
History:
American History, Anthropology,
Archaeology, Art History, European History, Geography, Social Studies,
World History
Special Needs:
Reading
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading
Business:
Architecture

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Anthropology

I have a masters degree in ceramics/sculpture from the U. of Illinois. I have travelled widely and I have published articles on world ceramics.

I have taught ceramics at Columbia College, Chicago for thirty years.

For two summers I joined a team from the U.of Illinois and excavated at an ancient and medieval site in northern Greece.

Social Studies

My qualifications for social studies is incorporated in my work. For thirty years I was an Adjunct Professor of ceramics and ceramic history at Columbia College, Chicago.
I know many world cultures through the history of ceramics and I have published several articles on world ceramics.
Last fall I tutored a sophomore, high school student, in world history.
I worked for the US Department of Commerce as a Census Enumerator, 1910. For nine years I served on the Highland Park Historical Commission, Highland Park, IL. I was appointed by the City Mayor.

University of Puget Sound,Tacoma, Washington
English
University of Illinois, Champaign, IL.
Master's

Education

University of Puget Sound,Tacoma, Washington (English)

University of Illinois, Champaign, IL. (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Mary will travel within 30 miles of Highland Park, IL 60035.