Dorrie Ratzlaff
250 539 3734
email: wing@gulfislands.com

Bachelor of General Studies, Simon Fraser University
Certificate, Graphic Design, Vancouver School of Art
Studio Visual Arts, First Year, University of Victoria
Music Theory and Composition, First Year, Vancouver City College
Certificate, Secretarial, Cariboo College

Galiano Artists’ Guild, Galiano Island, B. C.
Avenue for/desArts, Vancouver, B. C., non-profit arts organization (ref: Bill Thomson, 604 873-8775)
Britannia Secondary School, art and design, (with Kathy Siemens, ESL teacher, 604 713 8266)
Women in Film and Video, Vancouver, B. C., member
IATSE, Local 891, Art Department Assistant, permit
Martial Arts (Tai Chi Chuan, Chinese Boxing, with Wayne Wong, Winston Wan; Tae Kwon Do and
Karate (Shotokan), beginner, with Helen Babalis)
Coro Galiano, community choir directed by Peter Dent

Continuing Education:
Painting and Drawing from the Unconscious, Galiano Island, B. C., (with Liliana Kleiner)
Reger Group, Victoria, B. C., Business Concept Development, (with Sean Bonnough)
Abstract Painting and Drawing, Galiano Island, B. C., (with Judith Jankowski)
Gulf Islands Film and Television School, Galiano Island, B. C., (Drama, 2001, with Marcus Youssef,Zsolt Sandor; Multi Media Animation, 2002, with Suez Holland; Super 8 Film, 2003, with Bo Myers)
Indigenous Media Arts Group, Vancouver, B. C. (Writer’s and Director’s Workshop, with Randy Redroad)
Britannia Community Education, (Comic Acting with Tina Bastone)
Emily Carr College of Art and Design, (Illustration, caricature Drawing, with Carel Moiseiwitsch; Storyboarding for Film and Animation, with John Delaney)
SFU, Harbour Centre, (Word and Image, Introduction Computer Multi-Media)
Vancouver City College, (Illustration, Graphic Design, Fashion Merchandising)
Helen Lefeaux School of Fashion Design (Millinery)
Blanche MacDonald Institute (Fashion Illustration, with Berverli Barnes; modeling)

Illustration and Design, 1990 – 2004 +
Gulf Islands Film and Television School, administration, currently employed
Vancouver School Board, Clerk-Administrative Computer, secondary school, 1990-2002
Andrew Robertson, Mining Engineer, Vancouver, B. C., secretary and receptionist
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B. C., secretary and administrative support; library clerk
Octopus Books, Vancouver, B. C., retail clerk
Ball Packaging (American Can Company), Richmond, B. C., machine operator, 1980-1989