Kim Guzzone Collier
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Secondary Art Education, University of North Florida, 1988
Bachelors Degree of Art, Florida State University, Magna Cum Laude, 1986
Associates Degree, Florida Junior College, Academic Excellence, 1984

Professional Experience
Professional artist, CORK Art Studios, Jacksonville, Florida, 2023-present
Art vendor, variety of art markets and fairs, 2020-present
Judge student art shows at the middle and high school level, various counties, 2022, 2023
Private art lessons to students and to seniors at Cypress Village, 2021
Present art lessons at professional workshops, county and state teachers, 2019, 2017
Art teacher, Sandalwood High, 2012 to 2020 (32 years of experience)
Art Teacher, Nease High, 1994 to 2012, Department Head, Nease High School
National Board Teacher Certified
Advanced Placement art teacher, 24 years in Duval and St. Johns Counties, Florida
International Baccalaureate art teacher, 15 years, St. Johns County, Florida
President Duval Art Teacher Association
Area Director Florida Craftsman, Inc
Savannah College of Art and Design Educator Advisory Panel

Artist Awards and Exhibitions
Tabala Rasa, Jacksonville, 2022, 2023
Wild Things juried art show at The Art Center, Jacksonville, March, 2023
FemArt juried exhibition, Jacksonville, February, 2023
Transformation Show at Word Revolt Gallery, Mayport, Florida, 2022
Northeast Florida Art Education Association Exhibition, Florida State College at Jacksonville, Juror’s Choice Award, 2022, 2019, 2018, Poster and post card winner, 2022, 2018, 2017
Invited artist, King Makers Brewery, Jacksonville, Florida, 2022
Invited artist, Exhibition at Florida State College, South Campus, Wilson Center for the Arts Gallery, 2020
First Coast Portfolio, Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, ad poster winner
Reddi Arts Summer Show, invited artist, summer, 2002
Duval Art Teacher Association Fall Show, Honorable Mention 2000, Award Winner 1993, 1988
The Electronic Gallery 2000, National Art Education Association, Los Angeles, California, 2000
Three Rivers Art Festival Juried Exhibit, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, 1998
44th Florida Craftsmen Exhibition, Florida Atlantic University, Florida, January, 1997
High on Fiber Art Exhibit, Mesa, Arizona, April, 1994
City of Orlando Florida Craftsmen exhibit, 1993, Purchase Award
Third Annual State of the Arts Exhibit, South Florida Art Center, Miami Beach, Florida, 1992
Chosen New Face for a New Decade, Florida Craftsmen, 1990

Teaching Awards
Scholastic Award Teacher, 30 years in Duval and St. Johns Counties
Principal’s Sure Award, Sandalwood High, 2017
Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Teacher Artist, 1990, Colorado Springs, Colorado, national winner
Teacher of the Year 2009, Nease High, St. Johns County, Florida
Most Valuable Teacher, Two-time chosen as Star Teacher, Nease High, St. Johns County, Florida
Who is Who Among American Teachers
Teacher of the Year 1990, Ed White High, Duval County, Florida
President Duval Art Teachers Association, voted by peers