Curious.. by deb joseph. Digital Collage. Adobe Photoshop
Deb Joseph has taught Art and Design at Beverly Hills High School for over 14 years. In 2009, She became the Visual and Performing Arts Coordinator (VAPA TOSA), Teacher on Special Assignment, for the Beverly Hills Unified School District. As the VAPA Coordinator, responsibilities include facilitating Teacher Development, promoting Arts Programming and Arts Integration, Managing the District Arts Budget, Writing annual Arts Grants and the Compliance Reports .
Teaching and the field of Education is her third career. Prior to teaching she worked 10 years in Advertising, and 5 years in the garment manufacturing and merchandising industries.
Pursuits include life-long-learning, reading, writing and making art/design in multiple mediums. Deb's education and degree's reflect her interests:
A BA in Journalism | Public Relations. A Master of Fine Art (MFA) in Studio Arts and Mixed Media. A Single Subject Credential in Art.
As a grad-student she began teaching first as an artist-in-residence then a TA and lecturer. The experience brought fulfillment and has ever since. Teaching other students and life-long-learners along with Design - everything from identity to jewelry - keeps her enthralled. Skill-set includes - Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Muse, Hype2, Grant Writing, silver-smithing, Certified Precious Metal Clay (PMC), digital textile and pattern design, illustration, book-arts, web-design, tinkering with apps and the list goes on and is ever growing.
Illustration | Design | Textile Design | Logos | Examples :::
Personal Portfolio Site Under-construction
textile design | 'chickidee' | Adobe Illustrator
Silver Fabrication | Eqyptian Bracelett | milled Fine Silver, Fabricated, Onyx
Silver-smithing. Frabricated | Egyptian Neckace | Fine Silver, Onyx
title design | series of lectures "Conversations on Creativity' | Adobe Illustrator
Collage Illustration | 'skin deep' | Adobe Photoshop
pen and ink study for textile design | Springtime Friends | pen & ink, water color
Granny Puppet | Needle Sculpted face, hands, Sewn Fabric, Paint
Publication Design | BHEF Annual Report | Cover | Adobe Illustrator, InDesign
Illustration | Sparkledream series | Adobe Illustrator
Logo Design | BeverlyARTS! | Adobe Illustrator
Design | BeverlyARTS! badge campaign component | Adobe Illustrator
Reliquary series | 'Easy Mark' | mixed media box assemblage
self portrait | collage | adobe illustrator, adobe photoshop, pencil illusion app
Garden Dress children's book illustration | photo composite illustration | Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop
cloth construction hand towel assemblage | 'his n hers' | mixed media, money, cloth, thread, sewn
Flower Pendant | Fabricated | Silver, Jade
Composite Collage | 'Run Daphne Run' | Adobe Photoshop
Cloth Construction Quilt | 'Portrait of a WWII Dad' | Mixed Media, Cloth, Sewn
Taylor & Paige children's wear product sheet | pen and ink illustrations
Wall Weaving Installation | NOHO Chandler temporary installation | Plastic, Iron