jolinda smithson, graphic design and illustration





Current Assignment

16 years of professional experience including graphic design, illustration, web design, social media, production art and photography

Creative Director, SLICE, Small Business DIvision of Red Orange Studio

I meet new clients who are in the start-up phase of business and ready to invest in things like a logo, stationery suite and website.


Previous clients
VCU CreateAthon onCampus
Mule Barn Craft Studio
Mayo Island Studio Collective
Allianz Global Assistance
The Virginia Department of General Services
Richmond Ad Club
180 Coaching
The Childless by Choice Project
Lauren Hall Creative Services
Paul Keller, vinyl window sales
River City Rollergirls
Richmond Volleyball Club
Outdoor Lighting Perspectives
Blessed Events
Battlefield Stone
Richmond Restaurant Service
Wells Fargo Advisors
Wachovia Securities
Child Development Resources
Elations Designs
Silver Spoon Catering
Science Overdrive
AMA Richmond
Hospital Hospitality House
Outreach Foster Care Services
Grant's Wishes
Gary Reinhardt, Delegate Candidate, 65th District
Arthur Townsend, Sheriff Candidate, Lunenburg County
Circuit City Stores, Inc.


Virginia Commonwealth University, Honor Graduate, magna cum laude
BFA, Communication Arts and Design, 2002
Concentrations in Illustration and Digital Imaging
Attended the Illustration Academy, Summer session 2002
Study abroad painting workshop in Aix-en-Provence, France - 2002



CreateAthon on Campus professional mentor 2008 - 2017, production coordinator 2008- 2010, 2016-2017
2007 Printing Industries of Virginia, Best in Print, First Place, Holiday Card
2002 Outstanding Senior in Illustration Award
©Twenty17 Jolinda Smithson. Don't bite my junks. K, thanks.