Jennifer Hynes is a painter and writer in the California Bay Area. In her studio she works in water based media, she also does collage and printmaking. She writes on a regular basis for her blog, dirtylaundryblog.com. As an undergraduate at California East Bay , she studied printmaking with Enrique Chagoya, while also studying painting and sculpture. Hynes earned a post-baccalaureate degree from the San Francisco Art Institute, where she further explored print making and mixed media.