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Michael A. Church
Contact Info.
E-mail: michaelchurch@drakered.com

Education:
2005
Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting Emphasis)
Grand Valley State University, Art & Design, Allendale, MI.

Work Experience:
ALcohol Education, Research and Training (ALERT) Labs, 2004 to 2005;
Created promotional posters and newspaper ads for use by Grand Valley State University.
Work created from data or concept from organization's founder and assistant director.
Alert Labs
Work Por
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Norseman Games, July of 2006
Independent Designer for user interface "Trade Window" with in the game.
www.norsemangames.com

Certified Framer for Michaels: Arts and Crafts, 2007 to present;
Assembling frames, cutting mats and mounting art work.

Freelance Work:
Cover Illustration for the novel, The Magic of Eyri, By Daniel J. Hogen, May 2007.
www.magicofeyri.com

Technical Experience:
Macintosh Drawing/Image Software:
Adobe Photoshop CS2, Adobe Illustrator CS2, Adobe GoLive, and Quark Xpress.
MacroMedia Software: Dreamweaver 8, Flash 7, and FreeHand 12.
Proficient with MS Word, MS Excel, Internet Explorer and FireFox.

Exhibitions:
2005, Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior Exhibition
Group Exhibition
Proforming Arts Center Gallery, Grand Valley State University

2005, Crit-O-Rama
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts
www.uica.org

2006, Dirty Show 7
Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI
www.dirtydetroit.com

2007, Addis Enterprises (AE) Studio & Gallery
www.aenow.com

Organizational Affiliations:
President of the "Otaku no Anime" (OnA) club for Grand Valley State University, 2003-2005.
Organized and scheduled club meetings; Planed club events and activities with Grand Valley State University.
Sent out club e-mail notices and maintained club website, and approproated club budget.
Otaku no Anime website.

Chief Volunteer Coordinator for the Japanese Animation Film and Art eXpo (JAFAX), 2004-Present
Recuritment and training of volunteers, creating work schedule and supervising volunteers.
In charge of remaining in contact with volunteers.
Jafax Website

All work presented is Copyright © to Michael Church   Unless otherwise stated