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Woodrow Blettel

Guest Artist, Graphic Design

Headshot of Woodrow Blettel

Contact Information

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem  Oregon  97301


Woodrow Blettel's photography appeared in magazines and books nationwide. 

Much of his work was for higher education and used in magazines, annual reports, books, admission and fundraising publications. He lived and worked in Portland and Salem, Oregon, and for 13 years in Sewanee, Tennessee.

When not on assignment, Woody turned his camera to the landscape, working in New Mexico, the Pacific Northwest, Tennessee, and Venice, Italy.

Woodrow taught design, pottery, and photography for 17 years before becoming a full-time assignment photographer in 1988.

He retired to Salem in 2012 and passed away in 2020.

Willamette University


M. Lee Pelton Theatre
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.