Jennifer L. Ortwine| Graphic Artist & Photographer

M.F.A., Washington University 
St. Louis, Missouri
B.F.A., Wayne State University
 Detroit, Michigan
Michigan Freelance Artist and President
Pixelpot Studios LLC, Wixom, MI
01/2000 – present

clients & projects:

Trijicon, Inc.,
Wixom, MI. Performed photography of new products and promotional merchandise for use in manuals and on website.

Trijicon, Inc., Wixom, MI. Bring product manuals up to date with company’s new marketing format.

Bell Tool Inc., Southfield, MI. Designed website presence for Bell Tool Inc.

Autism Center, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI. Designed website presence for new Autism Center.

Detroit R&D, Inc., Detroit, MI. Re-designed new e-commerce website.

The Groovy Baby Store, Berkley, MI. Designed a new logo and website.

Grace Photography, Kalamazoo, MI. Designed website presence for new photography studio.

Integrated Manufacturing, Inc., Farmington, MI. Designed presentation layout for marketing use. Also redesigned website to coordinate with the new look of their presentation.

Oak Park, MI. Created the graphic design for a new card game.

Integrated Manufacturing, Inc., Farmington, MI. Photographed portraits of employees for internal and external use.

Big Cage Reptiles, Santa Rosa, CA. Created new logo for use in various marketing materials (banner, business card, shirt).

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH. Provided layout design and creation of a 4-color postcard.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH. Provided layout design and creation of a revised 2 color, tri-fold brochure for Children’s Health Administrative Services.

Santa Rosa, CA. Created illustrated character and animation for

Novi, MI. Provided layout design and creation of a new marketing 4 color, tri-fold brochure for LDHR “Leader” Consulting, LLC.

Bookkeepers Direct, Orange, CA. Provided design creation of a new logo, business card and stationary layout for an online accounting business.

Trinity Construction, LLC, White Lake, MI. Provided design layouts for use in vehicle lettering.

San Jose, CA. Provided design layout and graphics for web redesign of

Bloomfield Hills, MI. Provided creative graphic support for print materials used in property proposal for Park Plaza North, LLC.

San Francisco, CA. Provided graphic support (interface design) on two enhanced CD projects for Blind Pig Records.

Oakland, CA. Provided creative and graphic support to Foxxdance Productions for 2 marketing CDs by software companies Cloudscape and Informix.

Chesapeake, VA. Provided graphic support to Vargas Media for the updated (formerly JATCO) website.

Detroit R&D Inc., Detroit, MI. Designed oversized poster for a scientific conference, to promote sales.

Department of Art/Photography, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, MI
Teaching Instructor, 01/1998 – 01/1999

Department of Photography, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI
Teaching Instructor, 1998 – 2000

Wayne State University Detroit, MI
Graphic Artist/Research Assistant; Full and Part-time, 05/1997 – 2009

Dept. of Photography, Washington Univ. St. Louis, MO
Teaching Assistant/Instructor, 08/1996 – 04/1997

Washington Univ. Medical Graphics St. Louis, MO
Computer Graphics Artist; Part-time, 08/1996 – 04/1997

Kinko’s Computer Services Brentwood, MO
Computer Graphics Co-Worker; Part-time, 01/1995 – 05/1996

MARS Advertising/Unique Concepts Intl Southfield, MI
Production Assistant; Full-time, 01/1994 – 01/1995