I'm a freelance artist and designer. I am based out of the Rochester area, In 2008 I graduated with a BFA in Communications Design from Pratt Institute. My skills include: drawing, painting, book binding, graphic design, art direction, illustration, typography, mural painting, and sculpture.

Work Samples

  • My Wall Therapy Mural in Rochester, NY

  • Painting for upcoming solo show in Rochester, NY

  • Mural at Rio Tomatlan in Canandaigua, NY

Work History

Shawnee Hill Pittsford, NY shawneehill@gmail.com Education & Academic Awards: Pratt Institute (2008 Graduate) BFA in Communications Design · President's List for Academic · Achievement each semester · Pratt Circle recipient · Work Selected for the Pratt Show at Manhattan Center Canandaigua Academy (2004 Graduate) in Canandaigua, NY Art & Design Related Work: Freelance Art, Design & Book Binding, 2008 - Present Pratt Show, Manhattan, NY - 2008 Fantasy Themed Artist Panel in Artist Alley at Comic Con International, San Diego, CA - 2009 Art Booth at Comic Con Canandaigua, 2012 The Yards Collaborative Art Space Member 2013-2014 The Yards first Artist Residency Program in August 2013 St. John Fisher College Exhibit, Pittsford, NY - 2013 Group Show at 1975 Anniversary Exhibit, Rochester, NY - 2013/2014 Event Design and help at The Yards Anniversary Event, The Spectral Carnival, Rochester, NY - 2013/2014 Untion Junction Exhibit at 1975, Rochester, NY - 2013 Girls Vs. Boys Exhibit, Rochester, NY - 2013/2014 Solo Show at The Owl House, Rochester, NY February 2014 Group Show at Lux Lounge, Rochester, NY March 2014 Solo Show at Bug Jar, Rochester, NY February 2015 Volunteer/Staff at The Yards homebase for Wall Therapy, Rochester, NY 2013/2015 Solo Show at Fuego Coffee Roasters, Rochester, NY August 2015 Gallery + Exhibit related skills: Hanging artwork Exhibit setup/breakdown Reception setup Framing, Matting, Mounting Clerical experience, with exceptional customer service via Phone, E-mail, Etc. Bookkeeping, data entry, CCTV training. Ability to delegate and manage employees and work load efficiently. Experience with vendors, ordering, shipping & receiving. ºGeneral Computer/Printer/Network maintenance. [PC and MAC] Work History & Positions Held: Roseland Bowl: 2010 - 2011 in Canandaigua, NY. · Graphic Designer, and Assistant to General Manager Pratt Institute Work Study: 2005 - 2006 in Utica, NY & 2007 - 2008 in Brooklyn, NY. · Lab Technician at Utica campus. (Pratt at MWP) · Student Employment Office Assistant at Brooklyn campus. Conway Gage Services, Inc.: 2007 in Canandaigua, NY. · Office Assistant and Design Consultant. PROFESSIONAL SKILLS: ·=Clerical experience, with exceptional customer service via Phone, E-mail, Etc. · Bookkeeping, data entry, CCTV training. ·Ability to delegate and manage employees and work load efficiently. · Experience with vendors, ordering, shipping & receiving. ·General Computer/Printer/Network Maintenance. [PC and MAC] Office & Design Software: All Basic PC and MAC programs ( i.e. Microsoft Office, etc. ), As well as specialized experience with the Adobe Creative Suite; InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.

Education

  • Pratt Institute

    • BFA Communication Design
    • 2004 - 2008

Specialties

Awards

Pratt Circle Award Showcased in PRATT SHOW at the Manhattan Center Exhibited work at the 2009 Comic-Con International Art First Place at Chalk it Up 2012 Nominated for City Paper Rochester's Best of Rochester, Murals Category

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