BENJAMIN  CHESHIRE

 

 

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:

B.F.A. Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.

United States Army Non Commissioned Officers Academy

 

EXPERIENCE:


2012-Present,   Substitute Teacher, Loundon County Public Schools

2011-2012,        Director, Great Falls School of Art

1986-Present,   Principal, C.C.S. Fine Art and Illustration

1998-2004        Substitute Art Teacher, Fairfax County Public Schools

1996-2004        G.R.A.C.E Art Coordinator for Forestville Elementary School, Great Falls

1996-1999         G.R.A.C.E Art Coordinator for Hutchinson Elementary School, Herndon

1995-1996         Prince William County Special Education Advisory Committee

 1992-1993        Advertising and Marketing Consultant, Homebrew International, Inc., Vienna                             

1985-1986         Associate with Brackett, Zimmermann & Associates, Bethesda

1984-1985        Medical Illustrator, Hague Medical Center, Norfolk

1974-1977         Illustrator with U.S. Army Eighth Division, Baumholder, Germany

 

MEMBERSHIPS:

Pastel Society of America
Pastel Society of Virginia

Great Falls Studios

G.R.A.C.E  Resident Artist Member

American Graphic Artist Guild

 

PUBLISHED WORK:

2011  Viva Tysons Magazine

2011  Great Falls Connection Newspaper

2003  Elan Magazine

1999  Airbrush Art & Action Magazine

1994  The Artist’s Magazine

1992  Airbrush Action

1985-1992  Regardies Magazine

                     Virginia business Journal

                     Country Living

                      East Coast Country Life

                      Black’s Real Estate Guide

                      France Magazine

                       The Washington Post

1982-1984    Reconstruction of the Orbital Region, Hague Medical Journal

                       The Ptosis Patient, Hague Medical Journal

 

 

 

EXHIBITIONS:

2003-2013   Great Falls Studios Member Exhibitions

1996-1998    Washington Illustrators Society Portfolio Exhibition

 1992-1993    First and Second Annual Illustrators Society Exhibition

First Annual Washington Art Directors Exhibit

Eleventh Annual Airbrush Exhibit

Ninth Annual Illustrators Showcase

 

 

 

References are available upon request