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Jo Murphy | Elance
 
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Jo Murphy

Experienced Writer, Illustrator, Artist , Teacher
   Australia
  |  8:16 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

Academic research and creative writing are combined with an ability to illustrate your words, which can then be prepared for Kindle publication. This handy combination of skills is provided promptly. A teacher for over 20 years, I am passionate about sharing my vision for collaborative eLearning in Communities of Learning Inquiry and Practice. I have written about Teaching Visual Art Online for over 10 years, and can provide highly polished illustrated articles for blogs and websites. I usually write articles that explore the...

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Portfolio

I drew this in pencil and reworked it in Photoshop
Pencil drawing enhanced in Photoshop
I have created many images for articles about appropriation. This one has substituted...
http://decodedarts.com/contemporary-reactions-on-display-at-museo-picasso/1247
This is a collage created in the style of Picasso's Guernica. The process of making the...
An illustration from an article about Boal. This is a pencil sketch enhanced in...
Painted in acrylic on a traffic signal box.
This is a woman who describes God as a Point of Light
http://suite101.com/article/dadi-janki-visionary-with-unswerving-optimism-a331714
This was an illustration for an article about appropriation and the Post Picasso...
Pencil Drawing Enhanced in Photoshop
This is an image from the book Global Citizen Creative Arts Text
http://be.net/gallery/Portrait-Album/7544029
from the book Global Citizens Art
http://www.globalcitizensart.wordpress.com
Landscape Installation Traffic Signal Box
Painted in acrylic on a traffic signal box
Word art from an interactive exhibition. The letters were made as word tiles for an...
These are painted on canvas and digitalised. They will become flash cards for English...
Painting with acrylics on a Traffic Signal Box. Created also a a Giclee Print.
Read the article about this remarkable Indigenous woman.
http://suite101.com/article/the-evonne-goolagong-cawley-story-a50611
This was a commissioned painting
Comic book commissioned by Child and Youth Mental Health in Queensland
A comic book commissioned by Child and Youth Mental Health
Digitally enhanced drawing. Illustrated comic.
Comic commissioned by Child and Youth Mental Health
A sketch from a 'pending' Comic of the same name.
A Short Story A duel between a little mouse that teaches himself to paint at the...
http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00BX8O766

Skills (15)

Tested
Travel Writing
Lyrics Writing
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Test
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Infographics
Building Communities Online
Arts Writing - Reviews and Critiques
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Word 2010 Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Adobe Photoshop
Internet Research
Grant Writing
Grant Writing Test
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eLearning
Time Management
Time Management Test
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Illustration
Drawing

Service Description

A skilled and highly motivated academic researcher, I write, review and illustrate books.

Preparation, editing and proofreading of your work in Word 2013 ready for Kindle.

Well researched academic articles with illustrations optional.

SEO and web writing a polished and refined skill set.

Quick reliable turnaround.


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Employment

Brisbane Catholic Education
Artist
2012 - Present
I work for Catholic Education as a relief teacher and on contract from time to time. My subject areas are English, Visual Art and Religion
Various Tertiary Institutes
Visual Art Teacher
2012 - Present
I am passionate about building communities of confident artists who have the ability to build and manage their creative arts practice ethically, professionally and sustainably.
Australian Catholic University
Sessional Lecturer
2009 - Present
I work in the Education Faculty in Preservice Creative Arts Education
Beralsco Court Caring Centre
Art Teacher
2002 - Present
I teach an afternoon art class - we paint in a relaxing atmposhpere
Suite101.com
Writer
2000 - Present
I have written as a topic editor and a course writer for around 10 years. I have enjoyed the consistency of committment required. Interacting with other writers and teachers has helped me hone my...
Our Lady's College
Campus Minister
2009 - 2010
This work is about facilitating self awareness and community harmony.
Lucinda House OzCare
Art Therapist
2000 - 2010
Relaxing medatative artistic sessions to facilitate recovery.

Education

Qld College of Art
Diploma of Fine Art
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Australian Catholic University
Masters of Education (Arts)
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The University of Queensland
Bachelor of Arts
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i-TO-i TEFL
140 Hours of TEFL Tuition
2013 - 2013
Qld TAFE (Bundamba)
Certificate VI of training & Assessment
2011 - 2011

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cartoons
comics
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articles
blogging
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Kindle
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