Fluent Spanish-speaker 

Trustworthy, kind, friendly, and open-minded

Practicing visual artist

Academically trained in painting, printmaking, photography and digital imaging


Florida State University

MS in Art Education​ - Spring 2020

BA in Studio Art - Spring 2019

Passing scores on Florida Teacher Certification Exams (K-12 Art)


Student Teacher (2019)

Full-time intern for Leon County Schools in Tallahassee, FL. Responsible for assisting and leading instruction, lesson planning, and classroom management in local elementary school and high school.

Middle School Art Mentor (2019)

Collaborated with a student artist at Raa Middle School in Tallahassee, FL to create an original series of prints for the social justice-inspired installation “Webs of Understanding, as part of the larger exhibition Arts-Based Revolutions.

English Language Tutor (2018)

Developed and facilitated student-specific lesson plans for an ELL transfer student from South Korea.

Starbucks Coffee (2016-2019)

Barista responsible for handcrafting beverages, interacting with and creating customer connections, and fulfilling tasks in high-stress environment.

621 Gallery (2016)

Part-time intern at non-profit art gallery in Tallahassee, FL.  Responsible for overseeing the gallery during regular hours, interacting with visitors, installing artwork, and working various tasks during events.

Lovewell Institute for the Creative Arts (2016)

Short-term intern for interdisciplinary arts workshop in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Supervising and guiding students ages 8-13 in producing a full-length original musical in three weeks.



Art-Based Revolutions  – Tallahassee, FL

Co-curated collaborative exhibition between local K-12 students and FSU Art Education students.

Community Conversations – Gainesville, FL

Featured artist, vendor, and panelist at three-day art and film festival by local feminist collective FEM Films.


“Spectrum” Graduating BA Show at The Plant - Tallahassee, FL

“Saints of All Saints” Reception at All Saints Culture Club - Tallahassee, FL

“Breaking Walls” at The Plant by Amnesty International - Tallahassee, FL


“WTF 2016!?” Exhibition at Phyllis Strauss Gallery – Tallahassee, FL

“Human Rights: Hope & Change” Pop-Up Show – Tallahassee, FL

“Recollection” Exhibition at Phyllis Strauss Gallery – Tallahassee, FL

“Breaking Walls” at The Plant by Amnesty Intl. – Tallahassee, FL


“Internal Dilemma: A One Night Pop-Up Exhibit” – Tallahassee, FL


"Art-Based Revolutions" Exhibition by Department of Art Education at Florida State University - Tallahassee, FL

“Spectrum” Graduating BA Show at The Plant - Tallahassee, FL



“Japanese Dreamscape” mural for Ur Bowl restaurant - Tallahassee, FL

“Food is Power” mural for Frenchtown Heritage Hub - Tallahassee, FL

“Nuestra Senora de Cultura y Communidad” painting for All Saints Culture Club - Tallahassee, FL

© 2018 by Stef Prieto