Joann is a career graphic designer who is transitioning from corporate collateral to architecture-related illustration. She is developing her own line of luxury textile designs inspired by the Art Deco period.
A docent with Chicago Architecture Foundation since 2012, Joann leads tours through downtown Chicago with a preference for late 19th to mid-20th century buildings. Joann is an accomplished storyteller, fueled by her advanced Toastmaster skills.
Joann’s special interests are Chicago history and sketching architecture, focusing on details such as hand crafted ornamentation. She will lend her talents at this year’s seminar by leading the Architecture Sketching Tour.
To view more of Joann’s work, please visit joannsondy.myportfolio.com/my-sketchbook.