Yeltsin Penado


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Otis College of Art and Design

2018 -Bachelor of Fine Arts: BFA

Major: Fine Arts with Concentration in Painting.

Minor: Community Arts Engagement.


Computer Skills

Expert at using Windows and Macintosh operating systems

-Software: Adobe CC, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Unreal Engine 4, Qlone (3D scanning), PowerPoint, MS word, Excel, and Garage band.

-Experience in building computers, streaming Data Analytics, Social Media business profile management, graphic design, publication/print production, 3C scanning/rendering, experience working with augmented reality and virtual reality.


Professional Skills

-Studio Art: Portrait/landscape drawing and painting, paint making, fabric dying, studio lighting, green screen, stage scenery, DSLR/Film cameras, art installation, art handling, graphic design, ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, video and film making.

-Art Education: Experience in K-12 art class setting. California Visual Arts and Performing Arts Standard lesson structure. Embraces collaborative approach to problem solving.


Work Experience

Teacher’s Assistant at Otis College of Art and Design:

2015 to Present

-Experimental Drawing, Bronze Casting, Painting 1, Ceramics, and Lighting Studio: Assisted in classroom activities and lesson plans, maintained class websites and portfolios.

Teacher’s Assistant at Santa Monica High School:

Aug. 2017-Jan. 2018

-Drawing and Painting Class: Assisted in setting up lessons, and the classroom.

Gallery Assistant at Moorpark College:


-Art installation, Gallery preparation and maintenance of space: Packaging and storage of artworks. Art installation and handling.

Shift Supervisor at Starbucks Coffee:


-Completion of store objectives in a timely manner, led a team of baristas, leading confidently through times of ambiguity. Tracked sales and inventory and supply ordering.



Academic Excellence Award: Fine Arts (Painting)/ Honors Award                                       2018

The Group Scholarship                                                                                      2017-2018

Dean’s List Otis College of Art and Design



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