Muralism

By: Shelbi Crump

10 Questions...

1.What is your career?

My career is Muralism. A Muralist is a person who creates artwork on large canvasses.


2. Brief description of what you will be doing in your job?

A Muralist paints large pictures on walls, large canvasses, sidewalks, etc.


3.How much will I earn in a year (salary)?

Beginning salary is $34,852, and ending salary is $63,778.



4. How much education do I need?

There is no strict education requirements to be a muralist.


5.What college will best prepare me for my occupation?

My career doesn’t require a college, but i would like to attend Pratt.


6.How much will i travel with this job?

Some Muralists travel the world, and others stay around their area, but i would rather travel around the world.


7. What skills do i already have that will help me with this occupation?

I work with paints and charcoal at home a lot and i like to draw.


8.Why do I want this job?

I want this job because i like to express myself in art and photos that I take, and i want to prove people wrong and show that small people can do big things too.


9. Where will I be located in this job… exact location?

This job is not a job that I can just stay in one place so i would be all over the world.

Work Cited

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"MURAL ART - THE ART OF PAINTING WALLS." MURAL ART - THE ART OF PAINTING WALLS. N.p., n.d. Web. 15 Oct. 2015.


"Course Gives Students Opportunity to Design, Install Mural of LA." Daily Bruin. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2015.


"Mural Wall Art." African American Muralist. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Oct. 2015.