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Daniella Cortez

I am an experienced knitter who has taught knitting professionally and worked as a commissioned knitter and pattern writer for several years. I love to teach and have a passion for my craft.

Profile Summary:
Knitting Las Vegas, NV
Pet Sitting Las Vegas, NV
English/Reading/Social Studies Tutor Las Vegas, NV
More About Me
knitting, crochet, hand dying, baking, reading,
Work Experience:
2008 – Present
Knit Las Vegas
Henderson, NV
Title: Knitting Instructor/Shop Assistant

Description: Develop lesson plans, patterns and kits. Implement lesson plans to teach a variety of students various knitting techniques. Receive stock, merchandise creative displays, knit samples for display. Greet and provide customer service to store patrons, cash handling, nightly deposits and closing procedures. Responsible for opening and closing duties as well as taking nightly cash deposits to the bank.

2007- 2008
ADHD Knitting
Las Vegas, NV
Title: President

Description: Operated and managed daily tasks and long term projects for the business. Responsible for over seeing the design and presentation of the company website. Responsible for the hiring and management of up to 5 employees to work with the designer to recreate knitted designs. Worked as a reverse pattern writer and test knitter. Responsible for advertising, marketing and public relations for the business. Wrote regular content for the website and blog, over saw the design and development of pattern presentation. Please ask for a more detailed list of responsibilities.
Currently seeking a degree in the Arts at the College of Southern Nevada.
Organizations / Affilations:
Past President of Phi Theta Kappa chapter Alpha Xi Beta
Past President of Phi Theta Kappa Nevada/California Region
Current member in good standing with the Knitting Guild Association
Daniella Cortez is located in Las Vegas, NV and has the following skills: Knitting, Pet Sitting, English/Reading/Social Studies Tutor
Art / Creative, Education, Home / Domestic, Skilled Trade / Crafts
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My Skills


Category: Skilled Trade / Crafts
Relevant Education / Credentials
Currently in the process of earning my Level 1 Master Knitters certification from the Knitting Guild Association.
Years Experience: 4

Pet Sitting

Category: Home / Domestic
I am an excellent care taker of many different kinds of animals, including some exotic or rare ones. I love dogs and own two very healthy active Schnauzers.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Can provide pet sitting references from prior and current clients.
Years Experience: 3

English/Reading/Social Studies Tutor

Category: Education
I am a licensed substitute with the Clark County School District, and I have worked as a professional tutor for several years. Can tutor most areas excluding math or biological sciences.
Relevant Education / Credentials
40+ credit hours in Sociology/Psychology classes, 1 year experience as a reading/writing/social studies tutor for grades 4-12th. 1 year as a substitute teacher
Years Experience: 3