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:

  • PharmaLink Inc., Largo, FL. Assisted in the design of various sales (flyers, evaluation forms, etc.) material.
  • Trijicon, Inc., Wixom, MI. Performed photography of products, packaging, 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