www.ryanlarvin.com - Independent Artist / Publicity director for Ajax creative arts.
-Teaching art classes at Ajax creative arts 10-12 students.
-Manage the business Facebook site and website for Ajax creative arts. This involves target advertising in the local and surrounding areas by paying Facebook and using pay per click.
-Create and produce original artwork to be sold within art galleries local to Ajax, and also for customers within the UK.
Company Director/Artist, Art Room 4
03/2009 - 08/2012
-Created the artwork sold to customers, both standard styles and customized orders.
-Responsible for marketing and selling the artwork to customers.
-Provided a customized service to customers for their artwork preferences.
-Managed the companies finance accounts.
-Liaised with purchasers regarding stock and inventories.
Artist, Art 51
10/2006 - 03/2009
-Producer of original art work sold throughout the UK.
-Sold my original art work throughout galleries and shopping malls in the UK.
-Responsible for the recruitment of suitable staff for required positions.
Previous Work Experience:
Sign Fixer, Butterfield Signs
07/1998 - 10/2006
-Fit electrical signs for large corporations (Morrison’s, McDonalds, Asda, and Barclays)
-Maintained the signs lighting.
-Travelled all across the UK to each destination that needed to be worked on.
-Used initiative to manage daily tasks in order to complete each job by its deadline.
Conference and Banqueting, Cedar Court
-Set up conference rooms for meetings and events held.
-Provided a customer service to the attendees, by providing food and beverages when necessary.
-Cleaned and cleared up after each event and preparing for the next.
Customer Service/Kitchen staff, McDonald’s
-Cooked and prepared food for customer’s orders.
-Cleaned the kitchen area.
-Replaced stock from the main freezer and stock room.
-Served customers at the front tills.
-Managing monies taken from customers.
Bradford College – Maths, English, Art – Intermediate passes
GMVQ intermediate level, 1 year, pass
GMVQ advanced Art, A level Art, Ceramics, Jewellery, 2 years, pass
Saint Beads, Bradford – Grammar School
Maths C, English C, Art C, French E, Science E, PE, B
Saint Blaze, Bradford – Middle School
Saint Joseph’s, Bradford – First School
Achievements - Honourable mention award October 2013 Pine ridge Juried art show.
Winner of ‘Best in Acrylic’ Ajax Creative Arts juried art show June 2014.
Social Media Outlets
LinkedIn: Ryan Lavin
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Pinterest: Ryan Larvin