A poster using Clarendon hand-carved from actual cake, this image intended to subtly address societal pressures to be thin, body image, and beauty standards under the guise of a playful typographical poster.
Size: 24" x 36"
Concepted, helped coordinate, and completed several fast-paced packaging, marketing, and sales projects while working closely with the CEO, Director of Marketing and Sales, and Product Manager.
A digital illustration completed in Adobe Photoshop for Ray-Ban's "Never Hide" campaign.
Size: 9" x 12"
Art Director: Erica Larson
An illustration completed as a splash screen graphic for Adobe® Typekit.
The graphic needed to use Typekit's color scheme (lime green) and convey that Typekit allows users to change type quickly and easily, be it on desktop or web executions.
Vector isometric drawing completed in Illustrator with textures added in Photoshop.
40" x 40"
Custom digital illustration made in Adobe Illustrator for entry into an Adventure Time With Finn and Jake t-shirt contest. Shirt was printed in a small run for a limited time.
Art Director: Erica Larson
Illustration completed as a splash screen graphic for a tutorial for brand new beginners to Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Capture. Check out the tutorial here!
The illustration needed to use tools that would only be available to beginning users that were viewing the tutorial: Adobe Capture and Adobe Illustrator. I took photographs of various citrus fruits and converted them into vector graphics using Adobe Capture's live trace function before arranging them in Adobe Illustrator. I then provided these photographic and vector assets to Adobe's team to create the steps for the tutorial.
Custom typographical, three-color screen print done for fun and exploration...and as an excuse to get some screen printing ink under my nails.
Size: 8" x 10"
Custom illustration and typography made for a two-color screenprint as exploration and practice.
Size: 8" x10"
A custom digital illustration made per Tin House art director Janet Parker's specifications.
The illustration was published in Tin House Magazine #52.
During my time as Smith Teamaker's Brand Visuals and Special Projects Coordinator, I designed, concepted, and produced several projects.
Tea Cocktails — Concepted, designed, coordinated partnership with Mazama Wares, and produced final product from start to finish. Cards are 100lb cardstock with three rounded corners, riveted by hand with brass eyelets to form a "swatch book" of recipes. Size: 5" x 3"
Iced Tea Product Photography — Styled and shot promotional photograph of Smith Teamaker's collection of Iced Tea Tip Top Cartons. Styled to match previous product photography by Polara Photography.
Smith Assortment Tip Top Carton Package Design — Concepted and prototyped design of Smith Assortment Tip Top Carton. Photo by Polara.
Retail Point-Of-Sale Pieces — Designed and produced various pieces of POS for both retail and event applications. Art Direction by Steven Smith.
The Kitchen was a branding project completed as part of my BFA thesis at the Pacific Northwest College of Art.
Custom rubber stamps were designed, coffee cup sleeves and disposable packaging was die-cut and screenprinted by hand, and dinnerware bearing a logo mark was also screenprinted by hand. A digital illustration made in Adobe Photoshop provides a mockup of the envisioned space.
High-Pass Thesis (Awarded to 10 students in the entire graduating class)
Nominated for the Lloyd Reynolds Award for Communication Design 2013
In current use by the Pearl District Neighborhood Association of Portland, Oregon, the committee asked for a logo mark that explored both the modernization of the area and gently acknowledging the district's history while maintaining an ultimately youthful feel.
The logo led to work on their physical identity system which included presentation folders, letterhead, and business cards.
Digital illustration made in Adobe Photoshop to commemorate Amy Winehouse's passing.
Size: 12" x 18"