About the Artist
Jenny Vainisi is an award winning illustrator who has created work for an array of , including major publishing companies and advertising agencies. She has developed cover art for best-selling national author Iyanla Vanzant, and astrologer Trish Macgregor, designed music CDs, and is currently working on an inspirational gift book.
She received her BFA in painting from the University of Wisconsin and continued her studies in painting and graphic design at Parsons School of Design in New York. Her expressive style of illustration was originally developed using a cut-paper technique, though today her art is primarily computer generated.
Bold shapes and vibrant colors combine to create clean graphic imagery. Displaying a natural affinity for drawing the human figure and animals, she strives to evoke a sense of whimsy and lyricism in her work, creating “little worlds” with the images she loves.
Jenny is also an arts educator, working with children at local schools. She lives in Brooklyn Heights with two sassy black cats;and .