Linda Warner-Constantino

Illustration professor


  • B.A., Drew University
  • M.A., Syracuse University
  • M.F.A., University of Hartford


Certified Adobe Expert in Adobe Photoshop CS

Wrote and developed the following courses for the illustration department:

  • Portfolio Development
  • Collage for the Illustrator
  • Portrait for the Illustrator
  • Type and Image for the Illustrator
  • Typography, Lettering and Illustration in Context
  • Botanical Art for the Illustrator
  • Plein Air Painting for the Illustrator

Wrote the following online courses:

  • Digital Solutions for the Illustrator
  • Professional Practices for the Illustrator

Participated in department assessment, 2005 to present

Awards, recognitions and honors

  • Recipient of 2014 SCAD Presidential Fellowship for Faculty Development for her research project, “Botanical Illustration Immersion and Enhancement”
  • Adobe Education Leader, 2012-2014
  • Recipient of 2009 SCAD Presidential Fellowship for Faculty Development for her illustration, “Illustrating the Italian Culinary Experience from Garden to Table”
  • Winsor & Newton Award from the Philadelphia Water Color Society, 1995
  • International Award for Excellence in Food Page Design and Illustration from the Society for News Design, 1995
  • Numerous awards for newspaper design and illustration from the South Carolina Press Association, 1993-1995
  • Recipient of grant from the Cultural Council of Hilton Head and the South Carolina Arts Commission, 1991
  • Alaska Press Club Award, third Place for Best Editorial Cartoonist, Bethel, Alaska, 1983
  • Alaska Press Club Award, honorable mention for political cartoon in The Tundra Drums Newspaper, 1981


American Society of Botanical Artists, National Watercolor Society, American Watercolor Society

Publications and Presentations

Publications and presentations

  • “The Beach House: Building a Family Heirloom,” designed, written and published by Linda Warner Constantino and Arthur Blank, 2003
  • “Lighthouse Seeds,” written by Pamela Love and illustrated by Linda Warner Constantino, 2004
  • Conducted panel discussion, “The Role of the Art Critique in Assessment” at the Muse Conference in Savannah, Georgia, 2009


  • Awarded commission for more than 50 paintings of Tuscany, purchased by J Banks Design Group for Hotel Castello di Casole, 2011
  •  “A Visual Feast: Illustration in the Food World” at Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland, 2009
  • Featured member of the International Plein Air Painters, March 2009
  • SmallWorks North America exhibition, a juried show presented by The Greenwich Workshop in Fairfield, Connecticut, 2007 
  • “Less Is More,” a juried miniature show hosted by the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association in Laguna Beach, California, 2006-2007
  • “An Evening of the Arts” fundraiser at Hilton Head Island, South Carolina; contributed painting annually to the arts education fundraiser, 1992-2008
  • Donated oil paintings to the SCAD Gala in Savannah, Georgia, 2004-2012
  • Portraits exhibition at SCAD in Savannah, Georgia, 2003
  • “We Hear You, Georgia,” an illustration department exhibition at SCAD in Savannah, Georgia, 2003 
  • New faculty exhibition at SCAD in Savannah, Georgia, 2002
  • Artists’ Studio Tour in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 2002
  • “Outside the Margins,” a one-person exhibition at the Art League of Hilton Head Gallery in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 2002
  • Art League of Hilton Head National Juried Show in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 1992, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2009
  • Honorable mention at the Society of Bluffton Artists Members Show in Bluffton, South Carolina, 2002
  • Art League of Hilton Head Annual Arts and Flowers Show at the South Carolina Yacht Club in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 2000
  • The Georgia Watercolor Society 17th Annual National Juried Show in Duluth, Georgia, 1996
  • The Philadelphia Water Color Society 95th Anniversary Exhibition in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1995
  • The Society for News Design Annual Awards in Reston, Virginia, 1995
  • Two-person exhibition of watercolors at the Hilton Head Cultural Center in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 1992  Savannah Arts on the River Juried Exhibition in Savannah, Georgia, 1988, 1989
  • 20-feet-by-14-feet mural of Alaskan native life commissioned by the Bethel Native Corporation in Bethel, Alaska, 1980