July 2015 - Present (4 years 3 months)

Computer Graphics teacher, Animation teacher, Department Head

El Capitan High School Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Secondary Merced California United States

I teach students the basics of Photoshop and Illustrator to prepare them for higher levels of art. I also created the school's first animation class, in which students are given an overview of the animation industry and are given a platform to create their own content.

August 2017 - Present (2 years 2 months)

Adjunct Professor

Fresno Pacific University Teacher/Instructor/Professor | Higher Education Merced California United States

I work with students who are interested in becoming teachers. Currently I teach a class in how to incorporate Art Education into the classroom and help prepare students to begin to receive their multiple or single subject credentials.


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Skills & Specialties
digital painting communication lesson planning character design illustration children's books

Teaching Resources (5)

Title Type Rating
Digital Painting 101 Project 0 1168
Character Design & Painting in Photoshop (The Frankenstein Pr... Project 0 204
Surrealism Composite Project 0 5
Hero's Journey Exercise & Resources Assessment 0 4
Lauren Petiti Storyteller, Graphics Teacher, Ch...

Lauren Petiti

Storyteller, Graphics Teacher, Character Designer El Capitan High School
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I'm a teacher who loves encouraging people to tell their own unique stories through their work. I also am a freelance illustrator on the side.

Merced, California, United States
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