Jodi McConnell

Freelance Photographer & Book Designer

Location:Upland, Indiana, United States
2 Skills
Taylor University, Upland, IN, May 2011
Bachelor of Art, Visual Arts

Courses taken include:
Drawing I and II Photography I Watercolor
Advanced oil Painting Printmaking Sculpture
2 Dimensional Design 3 Dimensional Design Metals
Typography Photoshop/Illustrator
• Received first place in Student Gallery Show, drawing division

Study Abroad, Gordon in Orvieto, Orvieto, Italy
Fall 2009
• Completed courses in Painting, Drawing, Literature and Art History
• Visited various local artist to learn about their work process, including oil painting and ceramics
• Painted and drew on site in Orvieto, Rome and Florence

Relevant Experience
Internship with Terra Gallery, Columbus, OH
• Painted large acrylic commission pieces for clients
• Completed art sales
• Assisted with various gallery secretary work
• Currently display four of artists own paintings
Lighthouse Missions Trip, Ecuador, January 2009
• Painted Murals for children’s organization
• Participated in cleaning, prepping and painting walls for small church
• Contributed in various manual labor jobs
Abacus Gallery, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, summer 2009
• Learned about various Artists and their work
• Assisted customers and described works to them
Taylor University Theatre
• Painted backdrops and props for various productions
Skills (2) Rating
Book Design