Work Experience

     Sheltering Arms Educare Atlanta                                                                                        March 2010 - February 2015 

     Art Instructor

     Atlanta, GA

  • Conduct art classes for ages 2-5

  • Organize school-wide events such as art auctions, Week of the Young Child events, Youth  Art Month activities, Parent/Child Workshops, and Teacher Relaxation Through Art Days

  • Designed large projects such as props, backdrops and murals

     LaGrange Art Museum                                                                                                         June 2007 to February 2009

     Education Coordinator

     LaGrange, GA

  • Hired teachers

  • Created classes

  • Publicized educational opportunities

  • Worked with local organizations such as the Big Brothers/Big Sisters, the Junior Service League of LaGrange,  LaGrange Symphony Orchestra and LaGrange College to create art education opportunities

  • Assisted in hanging of exhibits

     Valley High School                                                                                                                   August 2003 to May 2007

     Paraprofessional

     Valley, AL

  • Assisted teacher Becky Guinn

  • Assisted in creating lessons including testing, grading criteria and project outlines

  • Managed supplies and equipment including kiln

  • Assisted in organizing yearly school-wide multicultural events

  • Worked with student members of the National Art Honor Society on field trips, special projects and competitions

Selected Exhibition History

     2020 - Lamar Dodd Art Center "Third LaGrange Southeast Regional" LaGrange, GA     

     2019 - LaGrange Art Museum “What Color is Water” LaGrange, GA 

     2019 - Suffering Artist “Music on the Wall - An Artistic Tribute to Music“ Hogansville, GA

     2019 - Nunn-Winston House/Auburn Arts Association “15th Annual Juried Art Show” Auburn, AL

     2019 - Miss Alabama Gala “Grease-Fundraiser” Birmingham, AL

     2019 - Suffering Artist “A Little Child Shall Lead Them” Hogansville, GA

     2019 - New Horizon Community Theater “Curious Savage” West Point, GA

     2018 - Suffering Artist “Our Prayers Go With Them“ Hogansville, GA

     2018 - Texas State University Department of Physical Therapy “Beyond the Diagnosis Art Exhibit” Round Rock, TX         

     2018 - New Horizon Community Theater “The Outsiders” West Point, GA

     2018 - LaGrange Art Museum “Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange“ LaGrange, GA

     2018 - Suffering Artist “VAAL’s Tenth Anniversary Exhibit“ Hogansville, GA

     2018 - West Point Community Center “West Point Fine Arts Premier Exhibit“ West Point, GA

     2018 - Artisans on the Square “Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange“ Greenville, GA

     2018 - LaGrange Art Museum “Second LaGrange Southeast Regional” LaGrange, GA

     2017 - Suffering Artist “Bona Fide” Solo Exhibit, Hogansville, GA

Collections

      17 pet portraits. Moore's Mill Animal Hospital, Auburn, AL. Donated 2017-2019

     Rikki. Rare Disease United Foundation Touring Art Collection. Donated 2016

Publications

     Cover photo 85 South Out & About, March 2020     

     Cover photo 85 South Out & About ,February 2018, Volume 15, Issue 2.Article on page 4

     "Second LaGrange Southeast Regional” - Catalog of works 2018, page 11

     “Beyond the Diagnosis Art Exhibit” Volume 3, Edition 1, pages 44-45

Awards

     Accepted into the Third LaGrange Southeast Regional - 2020 - Dutch and the Boys     

     Juried Selection - Auburn Arts Association - 2019 - John "Son" Thomas

     2nd Place - Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange - 2019 - John "Son" Thomas

     3rd Place - Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange - 2018 - Jontavious - Makes My Soul Sing

     Honorable Mention - Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange - 2018 - Warhol

     Juried Selection - Second LaGrange Southeast Regional - 2018 - Brian

     People's Choice - Second LaGrange Southeast Regional - 2018 - Brian

     Honorable Mention - Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange - 2017 - Local Color

     2nd Place - Hillside Arts, Music and Food Festival - 2017

     6th Place - Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange - 2016 - Secrets

Affiliations and Accomplishments

     Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange: 

     2007 - Present - Founding member of the Visual Artists Alliance of LaGrange, exhibiting in 21 shows. As president for 6                       years I have organized exhibits, festivals and competitions, encouraged artistic growth and help to create an                                           artistic community.

     West Point Fine Arts:                                                                                                                                 ​

     2018 - Present - Founder of the West Point Fine Arts organization which offers local artists a chance to exhibit                                       professionally, provides young artists a chance to compete and connects the community to the arts. Since the beginning of               WPFA we have created a Facebook page, acquired exhibiting equipment via GoFundMe, secured a  location for storage                   and exhibits through the City of West Point, worked hand in hand with the local theater to provide works for opening                         productions and held 6 exhibits.

Current Representation: Artisans on the Square, 397 Lagrange St,, Greenville, GA, (404) 386-1328. https://artisansonthesquare.ga

TheaMacArt@gmail.com                  706-773-5783
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