TARA LYNNE SIMINGTON
2332 Barrington Lane • Frontenac, MO 63141
314-555-1212 • [email protected]
Award-winning Student Artist skilled in numerous media, including pen & ink, watercolor, oils, and acrylics. Successfully creates portraits, caricatures, still life, and landscapes utilizing all subject matter. Additional capabilities in sculpting and jewelry design.
First Place, Pen & Ink Portrait, St. Louis Art Competition, 2001
First Place, Morning Sky in Acrylic, Midwest Design Show, 2000
Third Place, Self-Portrait in Watercolor, Monsanto Show, 2000
Winner, Oil, St. Louis Firefighters’ Poster Contest, 1999
Gold Ribbon, Pen & Ink Still Life, Children’s Art Show, 1997
ST. JOSEPH’S ACADEMY, Frontenac, Missouri
High School Diploma, Expected June 2002
GPA: 3.4 ~ Art GPA: 4.0
Art Scholarship Recipient, 1999 – 2002
SAT: Writing: 800/ Math: 520
MARK TWAIN SUMMER INSTITUTE
FOR THE ARTISTICALLY GIFTED, Creve Coeur, Missouri
Art Summer School, 1998 – 2001
Yearbook Committee, St. Joseph’s Academy, 2000 – 2001
Designed page layouts for academic yearbook, including creating artwork in numerous media.
Selected and prepared photographs with additional responsibilities in cropping and reformatting.
Art Club, St. Joseph’s Academy, 2001
Led efforts to get student art displayed for sale in local malls.
Assisted in establishing a scholarship fund for inner-city children to attend art summer camp.