About Jennifer Hennessey
Jennifer Hennessey, artist, self portrait

Jennifer earned a bachelor of Fine Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University, and then pursued a career in the Arts. She worked as a Graphic Artist, Illustrator, Art Director and Webmaster. She founded her own design firm, Jenisys, which provided a wide range of graphic design products for the print and electronic media industries.

After retiring, Jennifer started taking workshops with well-known watercolorists such as Anne Abogott, Paul Jackson and others. Jennifer enjoys painting the beauty of nature especially flowers and landscapes, as well as people and pet portraits. In her first juried show at the Springfield Art Guild in 2018, she took First Place with “Apple Blossoms.”

  • Group Art Show, June 2023, Lake of the Woods, VA
  • Group Art Show, October 2022, Lake of the Woods, VA
  • Group Art Show, July 2022 - November 2022, Fairway Cafe, Lake of the Woods, VA
  • Virtual Art Show, May 2020, LOWLINC, Lake of the Woods, VA
  • Solo Show, January - February 2019, Hazel River Art and Antiques
  • Juried Show, December 2018 - February 2019, Annual Vienna Arts Society at Green Spring Gardens, received Honorable Mention for “Jumps Out At You”
  • Group Show, December 2018 - February 2019, Franconia Government Center
  • Solo Show, November 2018, Ciao Bella Celebrations and Cafe
  • Juried Show, October 2018, Annual Springfield Art Guild at Green Spring Gardens
  • Juried Show, June 2018, Springfield Art Guild, recevied First Place, for “Apple Blossoms”
  • 2017-2018, Watercolor workshops for Fauquier County, Virginia, Parks and Recreation