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Artist: Jamie Jay

Occupation: Artist / Designer

Specializing in: Fine Art and Design

Official Site: www.jamiejayart.com

 

Experience:

Artist/Designer: Jamie Jay Studios 2013-Present

Graphic Designer and Photographer: Mark Walberg Fine Art and Antiques,  part time 1996-2012

Graphic Designer: William Fox Munroe (Design Firm in Shillington, PA - www.wfoxm.com): Focusing on package design for Hershey candy company. 1998-2001

Wall Muralist: Largest mural can be found at the Oakes Museum in Grantham, PA.

Web Design

 

Career Accomplishments:

  • 10/29/14 Featured on The Learning Channel Demonstrating Creative Money-Saving Techniques, "The Grass is Always Cheaper"

  • 5/1/13 Grand Prize, U-Haul SuperGraphics, International (People's Choice)

  • 4/1/13 1st Place, U-Haul SuperGraphics March GoldStar, Watercolor, (Judges' Pick)

  • 1/1/13 Designed website for the Middleswarth Potato Chip company.

  • 7/24/12 Accepted by Shutterstock as an approved photographer and illustrator. Art and photography offered for download as stock imagery.

  • 6/20/12 Accepted by iStockphoto as an approved photographer and illustrator. Art and photography offered for download as stock imagery.

  • 2/16/12 Debut as an eHow presenter demonstrating in an 11 part video series titled, "Homemade Greeting Cards". (Filmed by D. J. Soto, Demand Media Studios)

  • 12/11/11 Published a series of Kindle books titled "The Napkin Book" featuring humorous art using napkins as the canvas. All art was created while dining in restaurants.

  • 12/1/11 Grand Prize, OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network) Creative Mind Challenge (from the show Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind) with video entry titled, “Inspiration is Everywhere!” featuring scribbles on recycled mail envelopes which were then turned into art using an ordinary black marker. Theme: "What Inspires You". (Judges' Pick)

  • 3/24/10 1st Place, Rat Fink Global Makeup Design Contest (Judges' Pick)

  • Designed full page advertisements and spreads for Arts of Asia international magazine.

  • 2007 Began instructing greeting card workshops leading into youth art classes.

  • 2004 Created fabric patterns for Sunbury Textile Mills.

  • 2003 Painted large wrestling mat logos for clients through Resilite and completed various murals for clients

  • 2001-2002 Permanent wall murals and foregrounds at the Oakes Museum in Grantham, PA

  • 1998-2001 Designed candy packaging and sales materials for Hershey Foods

  • 1994-1997 The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, Works on display at Carnegie Hall, Gold Keys awarded

Art Career Credits and Training:

Dov S. Simens' 2 Day Film School, New York, NY

2012 Graduate

Bradley Academy for the Visual Arts, York, PA

1998 Graduate - Associates Degree in Specialized Technology

Major: Graphic Design

Shikellamy High School Theatre Department

1995-1996 A Lead Role as Essie in You Can't Take it With You,

Singer and Dancer in High Spirits

Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts, Erie, PA

1995 Graduate (Scholarship)

Major: Video and Animation

Minor: Creative Writing

Computer Honors Program, PA

1990 Scholarship

Apprentice of international Muralists, Elma and Jerome Connolly

1988-2002

 

Exhibits / Showings / Features

 

Community Aid Thrift Art Show and Book Signing

November 1, 2014, 2 - 4 PM

1070 North Susquehanna Trail
Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 17870 

 

Susquehanna Art Society Art Exhibition

August 13, 2014 - August 21, 2014

Opening Reception: August 14, 2014

Degenstein Community Library

40 South Fifth St

Sunbury, PA 17801

 

Beaver Community Fair

September 15-21, 2013

Beaver Springs, PA

 

Northumberland County Fair

August 22, 2013 - August 24, 2013

Sunbury Armory, Mile Hill Road, Sunbury, PA 17801

 

Susquehanna Art Society Art Exhibit

August 12, 2013 - August 21, 2013

Opening Reception: August 12, 2012

Degenstein Community Library

40 South Fifth St

Sunbury, PA 17801

 

Strange and Unusual Art and Antiques

March 27, 2013 - Present

Featured Artist

http://www.strangeandunusualart.com

 

Pentel

October 19, 2012 - Present

Featured Artist

http://www.pentel.com/pentel-arts/  

 

Susquehanna Art Society Art Exhibit

July 5, 2012 - July 14, 2012

Opening Reception: July 5, 2012

Degenstein Community Library

40 South Fifth St

Sunbury, PA 17801

 

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

August 20, 2011 - March 17, 2012

Opening Reception: September 21, 2011

P.O. Box 33, 176 Water Company Road

Millersburg, PA 17061

 

Art images on Shutterstock

Art for sale on eBay

 


Artist: Jennifer Haupt

Occupation: Artist / Photographer

Specializing in: Children, Adult, & Animal Portraits, Murals, Sculpture, Photography

 

Experience:

Wall Muralist: Largest mural can be found at the Oakes Museum in PA. Apprenticed under parents and grandparents who have painted murals in museums such as the Smithsonian.

Photographer: For Mark Walberg Fine Art & Antiques

Free Lance Artist: Decades of experience - Specializing in portraiture.

 

Education:

Art Apprentice

Under Elma & Jerome Connolly (National Muralists and Wildlife Artists)

 

Exhibits / Showings

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

August 20, 2011 - March 17, 2012

Opening Reception: September 21, 2011

P.O. Box 33, 176 Water Company Road

Millersburg, PA 17061

 

Susquehanna Art Society Art Exhibit

July 5, 2012 - July 14, 2012

Opening Reception: July 5, 2012

Degenstein Community Library

40 South Fifth St

Sunbury, PA 17801

 

 


Artist: Jerome P. Connolly

Occupation: Artist / Muralist

Specializing in: Murals and Wildlife Art

 

Experience:

Wall Muralist: Has completed more than 125 diorama murals in 35 museums in the United States, Canada, and Taiwan; including the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, the William Penn Museum in Harrisburg, the Oakes Museum in Grantham, PA, the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, the George C. Page Museum in Los Angeles, the Vanderbilt Museum in New York, among many others.

 

Career Accomplishments:

Born and educated in Minnesota, he began his career on the staff of the Illinois State Museum in Springfield and the Natural Science for Youth Foundation in Westport, CT, painting diorama backgrounds in museums painting subjects from Amazon jungles to Pennsylvania woodlands. He began a freelance career in 1965, working closely with such renowned artists as Francis Lee Jaques. Connolly is also a productive freelancer, having illustrated 16 books and countless magazine covers and articles over the years.

 

Exhibits / Showings

Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art

August 20, 2011 - March 17, 2012

Opening Reception: September 21, 2011

P.O. Box 33, 176 Water Company Road

Millersburg, PA 17061

 

Jerome Connolly: Master Muralist

The exhibit included murals, field studies and sketches, illustrations and many of Connolly's large easel paintings of landscapes and wildlife. It also included works by Connolly's late wife, Elma Troutman Connolly, who was his artistic partner for decades (and whom he met when they were both hired in 1973 to paint a mural at the William Penn Museum) as well as their children and grandchildren, who collaborated with them on many murals. The exhibit was presented in cooperation with the State Museum of Pennsylvania and the Connolly / Troutman family.