Jeanne Nemcek is a Chicago-based graphic designer. Her career began in newspaper publishing and quickly evolved as a freelance designer in the nonprofit sector working with arts and cultural institutions, filmmakers, design studios and ad agencies. For eight years she served as senior designer at the American Marketing Association where as sole designer she produced and managed three national magazines. Her knowledge, technical ability and practical nature allow her to generously collaborate on a vast range of print and digital communications. As an illustrator Jeanne introduces a series of narrative drawings titled Piney Stump. Through her trademark use of intricate patterns and bold color she explores the nuances of storytelling in this seven chapter saga. Along with a collection of whimsical animations she continues to explore the challenge of digital illustration in a unique way and further develop her own sense of design.