Professor/Interim Chair
BFA, University of Minnesota

Linda Frichtel began her career as an artist in Minneapolis. She discovered the field of illustration and launched a career as a professional illustrator in 1992.

Her work has been commissioned for a diverse clientele resulting in a body of work that represents categories of illustration such as corporate marketing, annual reports, book covers, packaging, surface design, posters, murals, and print media.

A few of her clients include Target, Givenchy Parfune, Marshall Fields, Frangelico, World Bank, Chase Bank, Readers Digest, Simon and Schuster, Roosevelt University, Chicago University, University of Minnesota, Royal Bank of Canada, CocaCola, Children's Theatre of Minneapolis, Wausau Paper Mills Company, Children's Home Society, TCF Bank, Monica LittleDesign, North Castle Design Guys, Barrons, Business Week, Chase Bank, Atlantic Monthly, Minnesota Monthly, Utne Reader, House Beautiful, Ms Magazine, New York Magazine, Peggy Lauritsen Design, Glaxo Smith Kline, McMurry Publishing, Dallas Morning News, Star Tribune, St. Paul, Pioneer Press, Melcher Media, Picture This, Leadership Vision Consulting, Design Ahead, and Duncan Baird Publishers.