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BONITA COHN
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OBJECTIVE - a position using my skills in web development, photography, web graphics, and digital imaging, as well as ceramics.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Bonita Cohn is an accomplished artist in ceramics and photography. An art teacher for many years, she has added web design to her portfolio of skills for use on the job. She is punctual, hard working, reliable, communicative, quick witted, friendly, project-oriented team player.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Proficient on both MAC and PC in HTML hand coding, Dreamweaver, PhotoShop, Flash, Quark Xpress, Illustrator, Word, Style Sheets (CSS), Javascript Basics, BBEdit, Homesite. Photography film and digital. Post production in Photoshop CS. Digital Photo Restoration. Hi-resolution Images archived on CD to specifications.

PROJECTS
Developed and maintain website for Home Sweet Home Care, Stacia Brady
Internship developing website at Crissy Field Center in the Presidio of San Francisco Crissy Field Center
Editor of "Studio News" for Baulines Craft Guild, quarterly newsletter
Develop and maintain website for the Baulines Craft Guild: http://www.baulinescraftguild.org
Developed website for California Design: http://www.baulinescraftguild.org/cd2002.htm
Developed website for My Ceramics: http://www.bonitacohn.com/anagama

PHOTOGRAPHY:
"Camera Girl" - Fairmont Hotel, Finnocchio's, Hilton. Hotel Photographer 3 years.
William Porter Architectural Photography: Assistant 3 years.
Currently Freelance: Weddings and art/tabletop, and personal journalistic style.
EDUCATION: ADVANCE WEB DESIGN. Irvine Grant, advance web design training, (BAVC) Bay Area Video Coalition.
MEDIALINK. Web Design and New Media. BAVC
MEDIA ALLIANCE. HTML, Dreamweaver, Photoshop
ICDA. Quark Express
SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE, MFA, BFA, Photography and Ceramics
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, Amherst, BFA, Art Education
additional studies: COLLEGE OF MARIN, Kentfield, CA
ALFRED UNIVERSITY, Alfred, NY. MARYLAND INSTITUTE, Baltimore, MD

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
: Baulines Crafts Guild, Association of California Clay and Glass Artists (ACGA)
TEACHING:
RUBY'S CLAY STUDIO, San Francisco. Workshops. Lectures.
SAN FRANCISCO JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER. AS THE WHEEL TURNS
DEYOUNG MUSEUM, Youth Arts Festival, Ceramics
DOELGER CENTER, Daly City Parks and Recreation, Children's Ceramics
LIVE OAK SCHOOL, San Francisco, Ca. Children's ceramics
SAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY ceramics, visiting artist
SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE, San Francisco, CA. Summer Extension, Intro
to B&W Photography. Women's Perspectives in Photography, Graduate
Graduate Teaching Assistant to Jerry Burchard.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
FIGURATIVE CLAY, Gallery Alexander, NCECA, San Diego
ONE OF A KIND. 600 Townsend, SF CA.
THE ENDURING HAND,
BCG Master Annual, 600 Townsend, SF.
AOMORI INTERNATIONAL WOODFIRE FESTIVAL, Japan.
BOLINAS MUSEUM, FALKIRK CULTURAL CENTER: 30 years of the Baulines Crafts Guild,
MUSEUM OF CRAFT AND FOLK ART, Showcase, San Francisco
CALIFORNIA DESIGN
Contract Design Center, San Francisco
FEATS OF CLAY, Gladding McBean
OUT OF THE FIRE solo exhibit, Branson Gallery, Ross, CA.

PUBLICATIONS

"500 Cups" Lark Books 2005
"Making Marks on Ceramic Surfaces by Robin Hopper
"Making it In Clay," Speight and Toki
"Technical Ceramics" in Greece, Feature Article on Bonita Cohn
A New View of Matter, ruth weiss, photo, and, "Czech Musik" photo
Claytimes , Review, ACGA Palo Alto Clay/Glass Festival
Ceramics Monthly, Up Front, Northwest Woodfire
Ceramics Monthly, Dec. ’96 Photo."The Kiln That Consumed Elkton"
American Craft Magazine, Photo. p.18, September ’97
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