Jenna Brownlee is an Iowa native, graphic designer and artist. After studying multiple mediums of art at the Des Moines Art Center, she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design and Entrepreneurship Certificate from the University of Iowa. She worked as an in-house graphic designer focusing on branding, creative direction and design production for 10 years and was awarded the 2017 YP Creative of the Year by the Young Professionals Connection (YPC) and the Des Moines Register. Today, Brownlee is a freelance graphic designer, owns a small business specializing in hand-painted watercolor designs and paints murals.
With a mission to make people happy through art, her work is often inspired by collages of organic shapes found in nature with themes of bright colors, flowers and typography that encourage others to stop and smell the roses.