Testing my skill, I have painted portraits for Grade 6 graduates for four years. My most ambitious accomplishments were drawing 147 Grade 9 graduates for two years. These devotions had granted me the Roland Gissing Trophy in 2009 by the Calgary Sketch Club for outstanding contribution to community. I also received the same trophy in 2016 for teaching a senior group for two years and coordinated five art shows. These art shows showed to the public and the seniors that art could help them gain confidence and self esteem.
Teaching a senior group, L3 Services and other has given me remarkable experiences. Coordinating Art Shows for seniors and students were exceptional accomplishments for all. The artshows had proven to the students that they were capable of making things happen. They also proved to the public that anyone could do it if one was willing to try. Seeing these results, I received more than I gave! Read more