Who am I ?

Leah Elizabeth Berry

•LEBerry89@gmail.com•

Education

-Alfred University, School of Art and Design, Alfred NY, Bachelor of Fine Art, Class of 2011, Concentration: Photography

-MECA, Early College Art Summer Program, Portland Maine, Summer 2006

-SACI, Studio Art Center International, Florence  Italy, Summer 2008,Coursework in black and white photography and fresco painting

-Lewisburg Area High School, Lewisburg PA, Class of 2007, Senior Project, Internship at the Lewisburg Photography Studio

Work Experience

-Sandy Island YMCA, Winnipesaukee Lake NH, Summer 2010, Arts and Crafts counselor

-KenWood KenMont, Kent CT, Summer 2009,Arts and Crafts counselor

-Victoria House Fine Dinning, Lewisburg PA, Summer 2007, Dessert preparation, including plating desserts and presentation design

-Lewisburg Club, Lewisburg PA, Summer 2006 and 2007, Food preparation and plating for special occasion diners and banquets

-Norwich Nursery School, Norwich VT, Summer 2004, Program Assistant in a summer program for preschoolers.

Achievements

Yearbook Design for Simon House : I designed the yearbook and photographed all the Simon House students, a home for special needs young adults in Lewisburg.

All the Rage The Daily Item Newpaper : Lewisburg, PA, I was selected to design a centerfold photo collage for “All the Rage” a special section for teens.

Award for Lewisburg Festival of the Arts: I received a First Place and an Honorable Mention awards in color photography.

Competitive downhill ski racing: Placed in the top five in PA, 2008. Member of the 2007 PARA J1 Alpine state team and competed in the 2008 Eastern Collegiate Alpine championships.

Artistic Skills

Photography: Black and white film development and printing,  Digital photography and Photoshop, Alterative processing, Color photography

Ceramic: hand building skills and working with clay

Jewelry: skilled in bead working and silversmithing

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