Jonathan Weast

Jonathan Weast photo



MA, Illustration
Syracuse University
BA, Visual Communication
California State University, Chico

Program Areas:
Digital Imaging and Illustration
Graphic Design

DDSN 331: Digital Imaging I
DDSN 341: Digital Illustration for Graphic Design II

Jonathan Weast has over 32 years experience as an illustrator and graphic designer. His business experience includes 5 years as the staff illustrator at Page Design in Sacramento and over 27 years as the principal of Weast & Weast Illustration Studio. His work has been included in the West Coast Art Director’s Show, Print’s Regional Design Annual, and the Pastel Society of the West Coast. Jonathan has also served on the Board of Directors for the Sacramento Illustrators Guild and was actively involved with the Art Directors and Artists Club in Sacramento.

Jonathan has taught at the university level since 2000, instructing Foundation and Graphic Design classes for CSU Sacramento, the Art Institute of CA, Sacramento, and UC Berkeley Extension, San Francisco. His area of expertise includes both traditional and digital illustration, graphic design, and color theory.