Jessica Fernando

  • Rochester US-NY


Aug 2007 - Present


Rochester Institute of Technology

From Center for Multidisciplinary Studies.

Areas studied include:

  • Web Design and Development
  • Mathematics
  • Foundational Art and Design (Intensive 1-year program from RIT CIAS)
  • Sociology, Liberal Arts Concentration

Work History

Work History
Apr 2002 - Present

Freelance Artist and Designer

Vianna Studios
Web Site Design and Development
  • Websites called "Highly Intuitive"
  • Created back-end content management systems
  • Developed online galleries populated by databases
  • Custom shopping carts
  • Developed an Online Journal
  • Developed a Podcasting System for easy client upload


  • Developed logos for use in high-quality reproductions and company branding
  • Client doubled order upon seeing my design for promotional cards

Fine Art

  • Completed commissioned portraits to high-satisfaction
  • Taught fine-art lessons to children
  • Assisted in the teaching of Asbury Woods Sketching Series 
May 2008 - Aug 2008

Pre-press Designer

Printing Concepts
  • Simplified calendar creation in InDesign by creating a date-generation program
  • Prepared documents for Plating
  • Created custom print designs (Posters, Calendars, Business cards, Mailings, Brochures, booklets, Postcards)
  • Color-Managed documents for High-Resolution Reproduction
  • Used Preflight-Software to analyze and create proofs



Adobe Flash

Adobe InDesign





Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Photoshop

PHP Development

Pre-press Production


Girl Scouting

• GirlScout Gold Award, 2007

• GirlScout Silver Award, 2006

• GirlScout Leadership Award, 2006

• Member for 12 years

Art Shows

• 1st Place Albion Fair Art Show, 2006

• 1st Place GirlScout Art Show, 2007

Web Design

• Design featured in first-ever Dot5Hosting newsletter

• SkillsUSA 2006 Web Design Competition - 3rd Place

High School Recognition

• Outstanding Senior 2007, Art and Design Lab, Erie County Technical School

• Technical Excellence Award 2007, Fairview High School

• Senior Solo Exhibition at Fairview High School