Jeanne Nemcek is a Chicago-based illustrator and graphic designer with a 20+ year career in publishing and the visual arts. Managing a freelance design business, Jeanne established a reputation for dependable, collaborative skill and practical project management. With additional background in photography, music and writing she incorporates a range of knowledge to provide both creative and administrative support to the nonprofit and small business community. As an artist, Jeanne has recently begun exploring animation through her illustration. With an affinity for intricate patterns, composition, bold colors and a bit of storytelling she is working on and shares a collection of drawings that prove to be a great challenge and constant work in progress. A native Chicagoan, Jeanne embraces all the resources the city has to offer for inspiration and sport including as a resident of the southwest side, banking airplanes to and from Midway airport. When not in the studio, she pursues the latest art exhibitions, volunteers at music events, swims, gardens and whenever possible grabs her dog for a stroll along the beautiful lakefront.