Owner and Principal of McClellan Creative, Loretta McClellan, is an award-winning artist and graphic designer, communications leader, writer, journalist, and author. She founded McClellan Creative in 1992 to serve businesses and nonprofits, and art collectors worldwide.
Emphasizing her roots in Fine Art in painting—primarily watercolor—and Graphic Design, with design specialties in book cover design and corporate identity/logo design, Loretta participates in design reviews, and gallery and art shows, winning awards.
Loretta has served as an Arts Instructor and in executive marcom management in both corporate and nonprofit sectors. With a degree in Fine Art, Studio Practice, and studies in California, Hawaii, and Japan, Loretta has worked previously in small metal sculpture, metalsmithing, and jewelry design, architectural stained glass design, wood carving, fiber and textile art, as well as the traditional Japanese indigo dye-resist art of Shibori. She enjoys teaching and offering workshops that partner Fine Art with the Literary and/or Meditative Arts.
In addition to her Communications, Fine Art, and Design pursuits, Loretta is a six-time author (writing as Loretta Boyer McClellan); an award-winning lyricist; and is certified in grant proposal writing. Her words and images have been featured in numerous publications and venues.
Currently, Loretta does not participate in Fine Art commissions.