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Sami Arthur

Artist & Designer

Work Experience

112 Glass House Studio
Owner/Designer
January, 2015 - Present
  • Design and hand craft custom, made-to-order glass mosaic tile art; design and craft commission based and public art work; representative in art and design shows: Lincoln Center, American Fine Art Show of Hartford, and West Elm.

Mixed-Up Mosaics
, Lead Designer
July, 2006 - December, 2014
  • Designed and manufactured custom-made tile mosaics for residential clientele; hand-cut and assemble flat glass; manufactured samples for tile showrooms; company representative at trade show, Coverings.

Urban Archeology
, Design Production Assistant
August, 2009 - October, 2010
  • Organized and maintained vendor product list; built tile concept boards for showrooms; labeled, recorded and packaged all outgoing samples; circulated tile concept boards in showroom.


Vedette Productions
, Studio Assistant
October, 2008 - January, 2009
  • Booked musicians rehearsals and tour accommodations; set
    up equipment for recording sessions; budgeted, drafted and designed press kits and promotional materials; assisted producer and head engineer in recording sessions; mixed audio with
    Pro Tools, maintained artists websites.


Rhode Island Office of Student Life
, Receptionist
September, 2005 - March, 2006
  • Facilitated in general office management duties; Logged student events; booked vehicle reservations; accounted university event expenses; operated telephone customer service; advised with inquiries of student-run organizations.

Education

Rhode Island School of Design, B.F.A. - Glass
2006
Edinburgh College of Art, Design and Applied Arts
2005

Skills

  • TRADE SHOW
  • KITCHEN
  • CREDIT
  • CASH
  • SALES
  • PRODUCTION FACILITY
  • QUALITY CONTROL
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE
  • GENERAL OFFICE
  • OFFICE MANAGEMENT
  • RECEPTIONIST
  • RETAIL SALES
  • TELEPHONE
  • TELEPHONE CUSTOMER SERVICE
  • AFTER EFFECTS
  • FILE
  • FOOD SERVICE
  • GLASS CUTTING
  • MAC
  • MICROSOFT OFFICE
  • MIXED MEDIA
  • MS OFFICE
  • ENGINEER
  • PROMOTIONAL

Languages

English
Full professional proficiency

Networks