Resume


Lauren Haylock

Education

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY  | AMES, IOWA | 2016

BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS | INTEGRATED STUDIO ARTS

Major Focus | Jewelry and Metalsmithing

 

Job Experience

JARED THE GALLERIA OF JEWELRY | APPRENTICE | 2016, 2017

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA

Achieved a full time bench position after learning many new skills including: ring sizing, soldering wedding sets, re-tipping prongs, setting stones, chain repairs, hinge repairs. Continued other aspects of my job including clerical work, polishing, rhodium plating, and inventory.

ART IS 203 | METAL STUDIO TEACHING ASSISTANT | 2015, 2016

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY | AMES, IOWA

Mentored beginning metals students, demonstrated exercises, worked with students on their designs, assisted students with metalworking tasks, helped keep the studio clean             and functional.

DESIGN ON MAIN | GALLERY INTERN | 2015

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY | AMES, IOWA

Managed gallery, helped organize Global Arts Therapy’s show, assisted with multiple gallery exhibitions, and wrote a business plan.

TIMBAVATI WILDLIFE PARK | PHOTOGRAPHER & TRAINER | 2014

WISCONSIN DELLS, WISCONSIN

Served as primary photographer. Photographed guests with tiger cubs, edited the photos and printed them: trained co-workers how to photograph, edit and print photos. Trained tiger cubs as a team with their primary zookeeper.

TIMBER FALLS ADVENTURE PARK | RIDE OPERATOR & CASHIER | 2013

WISCONSIN DELLS, WISCONSIN

Operated rides, communicated with people of all ages, and created a friendly environment for guests.

SIX FLAGS GREAT AMERICA | GAMES TEAM MEMBER | 2012

GURNEE, ILLINOIS

Sold games to guests while creating a friendly, safe, and fun environment at the park.

EXHIBITIONS

DES MOINES ART FESTIVAL  | IOWA EMERGING ARTIST | DES MOINES, IA |  2017

OF MORE THAN ORDINARY SIGNIFICANCE  |  AMES, IA |  2016

BIORENEWABLES ART COMPETITION  |  AMES, IA  | 2016 

INTERTWINE | COMMUNITY ART EXHIBIT | AMES, IOWA| 2016

Designed and contributed on unique knitted squares for the community “yarn-bombing” exhibition. Assisted with coordinating and planning the event.

VIESHEA | PARADE FLOAT DESIGNER | AMES, IOWA| 2014

Designed a float for the Iowa State University’s College of Human Sciences Counsel

Designed a float for the Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Council

RECOGNITION / AWARDS

Janice Peterson Anderson Medallion Award | RECIPIENT | 2016

Chosen by design faculty as the top senior against the interior design and graphic design JPA Senior Award winners.

Janice Peterson Anderson Senior Award | ART AND VISUAL CULTURE REPRESENTATIVE | 2016

Nominated by Art and Visual Culture faculty as the most promising senior in the Art and Visual Culture department.

Dean’s List Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016

ISU Generations Scholarship 2012-2016

ISU Academic Scholarship 2012-2016

VOLUNTEER

SOFA ART SHOW |CHICAGO, ILLINOIS| 2016

Coordinated a student field trip for students enrolled in metal classes.

DELLS LEADERSHIP TRAINING |WISCONSIN DELLS, WISCONSIN| 2013, 2014

Led food preparation team.

EXTRACARE |GRAYSLAKE, ILLINOIS| 2006-2014

Helped run the bake sale to raise funds for ExtraCare.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

LIONS CLUB | WINTERSET, IOWA |2016, 2017

OPTIMIST CLUB | WINTERSET, IOWA |2016, 2017

IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY MARCHING BAND | AMES, IOWA |2012