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Curriculum Vitae

Mary Courtney Ford

E-MAIL:  mford3@utk.edu

 

Educational Background

            Master of Science, Teacher Education, Art Education

               The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, May 2006          

            Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art, Drawing, Printmaking, Art 

               Education

            The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, May 2005

 

Apprentice Tennessee  Licensure Area

               Visual Arts K-12 (427)

                                                                    

Honors

    Golden Key National Honor Society

     Pi Lambda Theta

     Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

     Order of Omega (2003-2004)

     C.L. Hampson Award for Best All Around Veteran Official (2005)

     University of Tennessee Intramural Athlete of the Year (2005)

     David T. and Jane O. Bailey Scholarship (2005)

                                      Tennessee Conservatory Materials Award (2005)

                                      University of Tennessee Bookstore Materials Award (2004, 2005)

s                                    Alumni Valedictorian Scholarship (2000-2001)

 

EXHIBITIONS

      Group Showing at Three Flights Up Gallery, Knoxville, Tennessee  

      (2006)

      Multi-Generation Self-Portraits Show, Art Education Gallery,

      Knoxville, Tennessee (2006)

      Art Education Intern Show, Art Education Gallery, Knoxville,

      Tennessee (2005)

      Senior Show at Candy Factor, 1010 Gallery, Knoxville, Tennessee

      (2005)

      Annual Student Art Competition, Ewing Gallery, Knoxville,

      Tennessee (2005)

      Printmaking Group Show at Candy Factory, 1010 Gallery, Knoxville,

      Tennessee (2003)

 

Special Skills

                Adobe Photoshop; Microsoft Word; Drawing; Watercolor; Painting; 

            Lithography; Screen Printing; Relief Printing; Microsoft PowerPoint;

            Coaching Girls’ Basketball; Softball

                          

Professional Teaching Experience

                Professional Internship: Art K-12: (2005-2006)

                       Heritage High School, Blount County Schools, Maryville,

                             Tennessee: Art 1, Multimedia, Advanced Art

                             Heritage Middle School, Blount County Schools, Maryville,

                             Tennessee

                             Lonsdale Elementary School, Knox County Schools, Knoxville,

                             Tennessee

                             Maynard Elementary School, Knox County Schools, Knoxville,

                             Tennessee

          Field Experience: Art (9-12): (Spring 2004)

                        West High School, Knox County Schools, Knoxville, Tennessee

 

Other Related Experience

                                      Assistant Girls' Basketball Coach, Heritage High School, Maryville,

                                      Tennessee (2005-2006)

                                      Substitute Teacher, Blount County School Systems, Maryville, 

                                      Tennessee (2005-2006)

                                      University of Tennessee Rec Sports, Intramurals, Knoxville,

                                      Tennessee (2005-2006)

                                      University of Tennessee Rec Sports, Club Sports, Knoville,

                                      Tennessee (2005-2006)

                                      Commissioned Artist (2000-2006)

                                      Helen Ross McNabb Youth Center, Knoville, Tennessee (2004)

Tennessee                                                                                                                                                                          

Professional Organizations

               National Art Education Association

               Tennessee Education Association

                

References  

Available upon request