SESSIONS COLLEGE FOR PROFESSIONAL DESIGN
Lynne is an artist working in traditional and digital media, mom of Jason, wife of Scotty, friend, student and teacher. Lynne recently completed an AOS degree in Illustration and will soon complete a certification program in Graphic Design. She currently works as a Marketing Coordinator for Qk4, Inc., specializing in graphic and web design. She never considered herself a designer, although looking back says she can see that she has been creating her whole life. In her spare time, she volunteers building websites and designing print material for non-profits and facilitates classes based on the Gallup StrengthsFinder assessment at her church. Helping others find and appreciate their true talents is one of her passions.
WHERE WERE YOU BORN AND WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?
Louisville KY with a 5-year stint in Northern CA
MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL?
I love both, but the older I get the harder it is to do both. At this time in my life, I favor night owl.
FAVORITE SOCIAL PLATFORM?
FAVORITE TV BINGE WATCH?
Any documentary, drama or action show, especially British
Various TED talks and YouTube art channels
The Bible or any Og Mandino book
The Big Chill
FAVORITE FINE ARTIST?
John Singer Sargent, Edgar Degas, Alain Picard
FAVORITE FREE TIME ACTIVITY?
Taking walks with my husband and drawing or painting
FAVORITE DESIGNER WORKING TODAY?
AREA OF SPECIALTY?
Surface pattern design, illustration, portraiture in traditional media
IF YOU WERE NOT A DESIGNER, WHAT WOULD YOU DO?
Teacher or life coach
THE BEST THING ABOUT DESIGN SCHOOL?
Being able to take my classes from home, with the guidance and critique of instructors who work in their chosen design field.
A MANTRA OR SAYING YOU LIVE BY?
My life is my message – Gandhi