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Kathern Welsh

Micco, Florida, United States

Email: wels3805@bellsouth.net

Home page: http://www.designsbyk.faithweb.com

A published author, experienced editor, multi-faceted artist and graphic designer.

PUBLISHED WORK:
The DARK SIDE of SURGERY: non-fiction book: VirtualBookWorm.com Publishing, 2003
http://www.virtualbookworm.com/thedarksideofsurgery.html
Recipe to Raise RESPONSIBLE TEENS By Age 5: book; 88: Booklocker Ebooks; 1/2002
http://www.Booklocker.com/bookpages/raising.html
Poetry.com; Poetry, June, 2001
True Story Magazine: story; Secrets of a Dead Hero, 94
Secret Thoughts & Broken Dreams: poetry booklet, Possibilities Pub. 92
Kissing Frogs: poetry/Perplexing Puzzle of Love; 91
A Life To Choose: booklet of poetry; 91
Exclusive Magazine: Editor/Writer/Photographer; 90
Million Dollar Driver: Bobby Rahall article; Fashion Plus Mag.88
Poetry Collection: poetry; Fashion Plus Magazine, 87-89
The Unseen Gift: short story; Fashion Plus Magazine, 1988
Hunter Chiropractic Clinic: Newsletter, 87
Ages and Faces: booklet of poetry; 87
Worthington Magazine: Editor/Writer; 83
True Story Magazine: story; He Wanted to Get Rid of Me, June 83
American Poetry Anthology: two poems, 78
New Albany News: five articles on women facing divorce; 74
Ohio Police Magazine: poem; 73

WORKS UNDER CONSIDERATION/IN PROCESS:
Family Trust: Fictional Novel and Screenplay, being reviewed by agent
Not Giving Up: Novel & Screenplay; Based on Real Life

JOB RELATED SKILL INVENTORY:
Experienced on most current graphics and word processing programs:
(WordPerfect, Microsoft Office, QuarkExpress, Pagemaker, Freehand, Photoshop, CorelDraw, Scanner, Medical & Legal Terminology)
General Writing Graphic Layout & Design Photography
Technical Writing
Public Presentations Illustration
Copy & Ad Writing Management Experience
Caricatures
Editorial Research Word Processing &
Oil & Acrylic Art
Camera Ready Copy Graphics Programs
Typesetting

EDUCATION / LICENSES:
Certified: Editing & Proofing-Chicago Specialist; Written English Professional; and Keyboard Typist
Certificate of Nutrition & Health: Natural Health School Online
Columbus School of Art & Design: Photography & Art
Riverside School of Nursing, Columbus
International Correspondence School, Scranton, PA
Commercial Art & Design
Carnegie Sales Courses, Sears Trend Board
Acquired Driving Instructor’s License
Insurance Licenses: Life, Property & Casualty & Health
Hopewell High School, Hopewell, Ohio

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS:
Poetry.com………………………...Publication and Award: 1999-2003-2004
International Library of Poetry……Publication and Award
Contemporary American Theater Co.; CATCO play writers group, Writer
American Song Festival.................Award for Lyrics
Literary Contest.............................Award for Poetry
American Poetry Anthology..........Award for Poetry
Sears & Eastland Mall.………..... Served as fashion model
Vice President of Women's church organization
Wrote, produced and directed three one-act plays in California.

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Virtualbookworm.com Publishing Company, Editor: 1/2002 to present
notHARVARD.com: Course Author for Redecorate Your Kitchen (2000)
Suite 101: Contributing Editor; Weekly Column: Women's Health & Herbs (1996 to 1998)
WORLD HARVEST CHURCH - BREAKTHROUGH TV MINISTRIES, 4595 Gender Road, Columbus, OH
Graphic Designer/Writer; Computerized graphic design of in house material, audio and video labels and covers; book covers, brochures and promotional materials.
All types of design, including one to five color. (6/95 to 5/97)
GE SUPERABRASIVES; SEBASTIAN's INC.; MARK ROOT’S KITCHEN & BATH CO., Columbus, OH
Adm. Asst., Office Manager, Freelance Graphic Designer; General writing, design and correspondence; AC/AR, Payroll; Placement of Orders from vendors; Report Generation.
Preparation of print matter from concept to production. (3/92-5/95)
KINKO's COPY CENTER; Brice Road, Columbus, OH
Special Services Manager; Handled all printing jobs which could not be done on in-house copiers. Interacted with vendors, bid on printing jobs, and did illustration and design. (1991-1992)
VAL-PAK of CENTRAL OHIO; and S.M. FLICKINGER CO., Columbus, OH
Assistant Art Director and Freelance; Layout and design; typesetting; copywriting; illustration; color separation and negative stripping. Responsible for dealing with printers, meeting production schedules, etc. (78-92) Did work for: Cardinal Builders, Burger King, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Lazarus, Central Ohio Lung Assoc., Action Group, Hunter Chiropractic, Century 21, Miss Ohio Teen U.S.A., Ohio State University, Action Group, etc.

Portfolio and References available upon request.



Interests: Nonfiction, Fiction, Health, Herbs, Women's Health, Children, How-To, Poetry, Photography, Art, Design

Published writer: Yes

Freelance: Yes

 

Published works:

Nonfiction

  • THE DARK SIDE OF SURGERY
  • Recipe to Raise RESPONSIBLE TEENS by AGE 5
  • Poetry

  • Kissing Frogs