For Immediate Release
16 October 2012

Melissa Lamar
860.773.1407 (office)

Tunxis Graphic Design Students’ Illustrations Published in Book


Excerpted from The Adobe Illustrator CS6 WOW! Book by Sharon Steuer. Copyright © 2013. Used with permission of Pearson Education, Inc. and Peachpit Press.

The artwork of 11 Tunxis Community College graphic design students is featured in “The Adobe Illustrator CS6 WOW! Book” (Peachpit Press), a source book by Sharon Steuer for graphic design instructors, students, graphic designers and professional illustrators.

The students’ graphic illustrations of organic forms, created in Tunxis professor Stephen Klema’s “Digital Illustration” class in spring 2012, are featured in Chapter 4 of the book, entitled “Expressive Strokes.”

Those students featured are listed by town of residence.


Kenneth Albert

Amber Loukoumis

Stephanie Pernal


Mahalia Johnson


Nicole Dzienis


Jillian Winkel

New Britain

James Cassidy


Jamal Wynn


Suzanne Drapeau


Jeffrey Martin


Tamara Morrison

Tunxis offers associate’s degrees in Graphic Design, Graphic Design: Interactive Media Option, Visual Fine Arts, and Photography, and a certificate in Graphic Design; as well as 54 other degree and certificate programs. For more information on Tunxis programs, call 860.773.1300, or visit the website at Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.