Linda Warner Constantino

Linda Warner Constantino

Linda Warner Constantino

  • B.A., art history, Drew University
  • M.A., illustration, Syracuse University
  • M.F.A., illustration, University of Hartford
First year at SCAD:
2002

"My mother, who was a teacher and an artist and taught me to love both. My love of art and nature inspires me to paint and draw, and instills the desire to pass this passion on to my students. The basic belief that art should be nurtured in anyone with creative aspirations. I was born to teach, it is just my nature."

Credentials

"Receiving a Presidential Fellowship in June 2009 and having an exhibit of my paintings in oil and watercolors titled 'Chasing the Light' in August 2010. Attaining Adobe Expert Certification in Adobe Photoshop CS. Writing the following courses for the illustration department: Collage for Illustration, Portfolio Development, Collage for the Illustrator, Portrait for the Illustrator, Type and Image for the Illustrator. Writing, designing and art directing a book on architecture, 'The Beach House: Building a Family Heirloom,' about home of Arthur M. Blank, co-founder of The Home Depot. Painting a 14' x 20' mural for the Bethel Native Corporation in Bethel, Alaska."

Awards, recognition and honors

SCAD Presidential Fellowship, 2009; Winsor & Newton Award from the Philadelphia Watercolor Club; International Award for Excellence in Food Page Design and Illustration, Society of Newspaper Designers; numerous awards for Newspaper Design and Illustration, South Carolina Press Association

Organizations

International Plein-Air Painters, Oil Painters of America, American Society of Botanical Artists, Plein Air Painters of the Low Country, Hilton Head Art League

Publications and presentations

"The Beach House: Building a Family Heirloom"; "Lighthouse Seeds," by Pamela Love, illustrated by Linda Warner Constantino; MUSE Conference, conducted a panel discussion of "The Role of the Art Critique in Assessment"

Previous Positions

Owner, Linda Warner Illustration; professor, School of Visual Arts; art director and illustrator, The Island Packet; art director, The Tundra Drums

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • ILLU 225 Electronic Illustration I
  • ILLU 311 The Portrait in Illustration
  • ILLU 313 Collage for Illustration
  • ILLU 318 Type and Image for the Illustrator
  • ILLU 337 Watercolor for the Illustrator
  • ILLU 341 Illustrating the Edible
  • ILLU 409 Illustration Self-promotion