CONTACT:  jhkstudios@aol.com    or  301-580-1344

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Publicity:   
August 2017, Arts Plus, feature artist on PBS Television program shown nationally
June 2016, Watercolor Artist, 8-page feature article
Spring 2014, Ageless Women, fearture article
Commissions: 
The Art of the Violin, Isaac Pearlman Symphony (2015)
Party Animal (Donkey), DC Commission for the Arts (2002)
OC Bird, Ocean City Chamber of Commerce (2003)
Tabletop Centerpiece, DC Commission for the Arts (2005)
       
Ongoing:
Writer & Illustrator, Painter, Sculptor, Craftsperson, Designer
Published in various literary & trade magazines & books

Galleries & Exhibitions:   
Art Uptown Gallery, Sarasota, FL, president            Players Theatre Gallery
, Sarasota                           

Art Center Of Sarasota                                               Deborah Peverall Gallery, NC

Dairy Barn Gallery,Ohio                                             Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art

Scarlett's Feathers, Sarasota                                     Artisans Gallery, New Jersey
Artists on the Court, Sarasota                                    Muddy Creek Gallery
Two Plates Full, Arizonia                                    Flow Art Space, Minnesota

Uncommon Angels, Pennsylvania                             Sticks & Steele Gallery, CO
The Studio at Gulf & Pine, AMI, FL                            Manatee Art Center, Bradenton, FL

Bowe & Peare, New Jersey                                          North Port Art Center, FL

Fine Arts Society of Sarasota Invitational (2016)    Venice Art Center, FL

1989-Present  Owner/Designer

JILL KRASNER STUDIOS, LLC                        

                               Designed, developed and marketed a multilevel line of art & gift items sold

                        in approximately 1800 shops and galleries around the country/world 

1984-1986              Director of Broadcasting , WPCQ-TV, Charlotte, NC   

1982-1984              Independent Producer, Westinghouse Television 

1979-1982              Vice President, Director of Advertising/Art Director, Metromedia Television 

AWARDS:         
 Best In Show, Honorable Mentions,
 Emmys, Clios, Addys, Re/Max Top 100%; first, second,  and third, merit
 
EDUCATION:
 
BFA   Douglas College;
 

                         Continuing Education:  Hunter College;  University of Pennsylvania; 

                         Bucks County College; Writer's Center of Bethesda, MD; Pyramid Atlantic 

                   TEACHING:
 
                        Adult & Children Workshops  in  Painting, Beading, Mosaics, Collage, Mixed Media,

                         Altered Books; Creating Recycled, Repurposed, Reclaimed Art