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Sue Jenkins

Associate Professor


School of Visual & Perf Arts

570-348-6211 x2178

Shield Cntr for Visual Arts 131

Courses taught:

Foundations Seminar ART-101
Digital Design ART-241
Color Photography ART-318A
Portfolio Review ART-322
Social Impact Design ART-416
Design Business and Production ART-428
Advanced Digital Imaging ART-441C
Web Design and Interactive Media ART-441H
Sue Jenkins is a tenured Associate Professor of graphic design, web design, and photography with nearly 20 years experience as an art educator. She holds a BA in Sociology from SFSU, a Certificate in Web Design from Parsons, and an MFA in Photography from Marywood. Sue is a digital designer, fine art photographer, and mixed media artist, as well as the owner/creative director of Luckychair.com, a full-service web and graphic design studio serving businesses across the U.S. since 1997. She’s also a member of LinkedIn Learning Instructor Group, WPCampus, ShoeboxArts LA Mentorship Program, AIGA, and the Graphic Artist’s Guild.

Sue is the author of several For Dummies instructional books on Web Design, Illustrator, and Photoshop, and her writing is regularly featured in industry publications. An award-winning Adobe Certified Expert and Adobe Certified Instructor, Sue also creates custom instructional training programs on design and aesthetics for nationally and internationally renowned online learning providers including LinkedIn Learning.

Recent exhibits of Sue's photography, mixed media, and digital collage have been shown in California, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, and Germany.

Selected Exhibitions:

100 Miles Regional Juried Exhibition, The Gallery at Penn College, Williamsport, PA
Natural Natural Wonders, A Solo Exhibition by Sue Jenkins, Suraci Gallery, Marywood University
Scranton, PA

10 Layers Collage Challenge, CC Magazine Issue #10, Digital Publication, International, WORLDWIDE
It's Magic. A Beyond Experience, International Group Exhibition, curated by LoosenArt, Rome, ITALY
Call & Response Collaboration at a Distance: Nature, working with LA based street photographer Nancy Kaye, Shoebox Arts, Los Angeles, CA

Call & Response Collaboration at a Distance - Cycle 13, Shoebox Arts, Los Angeles, CA

24x24 Photo Marathon, Twitter/Instagram Online Exhibition, USA / CANADA / WORLDWIDE

Heroes Real & Imagined, Carnegie Arts Center, Turlock, CA

Chairs: A Solo Exhibition, The Marketplace at Steamtown, First Friday Scranton, Scranton, PA

Women in Art, Harlan Gallery, Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA
Planes Trains & Automobiles, // 2nd Place, Best in Show //, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Making Waves, Online Digital Exhibition, SoftWithin.org, Berlin, GERMANY
Nasty Women Everywhere, Online Digital Exhibition, NastyWomenEverywhere.org, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
Nasty Women Exhibition, The Knockdown Center, Queens, NY

Small Works 2016, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY
Flora and Fauna Small Works, Waverly Community House, Waverly, PA
Branches, Brambles, and Roots, VIEW Gallery, Old Forge, NY
Get Out The Vote, Non Partisan Poster Art, Philadelphia, PA
Shadow Stories Vol. 2, Sixteen Mile Arts, Milton, Ontario. CANADA

Presentations and Publications

Selected Presentations, Talks, Podcasts & Web Series
2021 – Artist Spotlight, Palette: Exploring the Colors of PA, ScrantonFilms, Scranton, PA
2021 – Featured Guest, GuildCast: Community Member Connect Podcast, Graphic Artists Guild, NY, NY
2019 – Guiding Creativity through Assessment, Clarity, and Focus, 2019 SECAC Conference, Chattanooga, TN
2019 – Webinar: Design for the Web Q&A, Featured Guest, Moms Can & Co, Pittsburgh, PA
2019 – Building and Managing a Multi-Author WordPress Blog, 2019 WordCamp Rochester Conference, Rochester, NY
2019 – Webinar: The 5 Magnets for Success, Graphic Artists Guild, New York, NY
2019 – Women in WordPress Podcast, Featured Guest, https://womeninwp.com, July 2019, USA/Worldwide
2018 – Beyond the Park Mural: A Win-Win Approach to Service Learning in the Design Classroom, SECAC 2018, Birmingham, AL
2018 – Where Creativity Works: Building a Student Recruitment Blog, WPCampus Conference, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Publications - Instructional Training Programs
2019 – Adobe Photoshop to XD: Web Design Process, LinkedIn Learning
2016 – Efficient Web Design Workflow, LinkedIn Learning
2016 – Web Design from Photoshop to Dreamweaver (2.0), LinkedIn Learning
2016 – Design Aesthetics for the Web (2.0), LinkedIn Learning
2015 – Moodboards for Web Designers, LinkedIn Learning
2014 – Productivity Tips for Web Designers, LinkedIn Learning
2013 – Design Aesthetics for Web Design, LinkedIn Learning
2013 – Complete Training for Adobe Photoshop CC DVD, ClassOnDemand
2013 – Complete Training for Adobe Illustrator CC DVD, ClassOnDemand
2012 – Complete Training for Adobe Photoshop CS6 DVD, ClassOnDemand
2012 – Complete Training for Adobe Illustrator CS6 DVD, ClassOnDemand
2012 – Designing Websites from Photoshop to Dreamweaver, Lynda.com
2010 – Complete Training for Adobe Photoshop CS5 DVD, ClassOnDemand
2010 – Complete Training for Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 DVD, ClassOnDemand
2009 – Fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop Elements 7 DVD, ClassOnDemand
2008 – Designer's Guide to Illustrator DVD, ClassOnDemand
2008 – Designer's Guide to Photoshop DVD, ClassOnDemand
2007 – Dreamweaver For Designers DVD, Telly Award Winner, ClassOnDemand

Publications - Books on Design
2013 – Web Design All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition, Wiley
2012 – Tumblr For Dummies, Portable Edition, Wiley
2010 – Smashing Photoshop CS5: 100 Professional Techniques, Wiley
2010 – Dreamweaver CS5 All-in-One For Dummies, Wiley
2009 – Web Design All-in-One For Dummies, Wiley
2009 – Dreamweaver CS4 All-in-One For Dummies, Wiley
2009 – How To Do Everything Illustrator CS4, McGraw-Hill
2007 – Web Design: The L-Line, The Express Line to Learning, Wiley
2006 – Dreamweaver 8 All-in-One For Dummies, Wiley