Custom promo lettering
Client: Industrious Industries
Challenge: Creating a classic, authentic logotype for use on posters, shirts, and post cards.
Solution: Many drafts, and hours spent vectorizing a hand-drawn logotype.
A logo for a local bowling team
Client: The Bitter End bowling team
Challenge: The client needed an illustrated logo of a specific angle & scene, which could be used in a variety of mediums (embroidery, print, web)
Solution: I illustrated the requested logo, and paired it with a type face to complement.
Brasserie Four Website
Client: Brasserie Four
Challenge: Building a high-class client-accessible restaurant site.
Solution: Working closely with the restaurant owner, I created sketch revisions, digital mockups, layout drafting, and a polished CMS theme.
Album cover design for Chairs in the Arno
Clients: Band Members
Challenge: Fitting production form factors while communicating remotely.
Solution: Several revisions using templates, mock-ups, and remote communications tools.
Flip Clock Screensaver
Challenge: My previous flip-clock screensaver failed to function on a recently-updated version of OSX.
Solution: I built a Webkit-native page which displays the time in a skeuomorphic flip-clock style to be used as my screensaver. For more details, see the project repo on gitHub.
A website for a local eco-salon
Client: Four Feathered Sparrow
Challenge: The owner of Four Feathered Sparrow needed a branded website with easy access to make changes on-the-go.
I developed fourfeatheredsparrow.com on a Wordpress installation to allow easy mobile and desktop access.
New Years cards
Client: Self & family
Challenge: creating an annual greeting card
Solution: An entirely original project, I hand-lettered the type, laid out the press plate, letterpressed the cards, cropped, and glued.
2-color letterpress business cards
Client: Industrious Industries
Challenge: The client needed high-quality, traditionally-printed business cards with tight printing registration.
Solution: With hours of press adjustment and attention to detail, I printed and cropped an initial run of one hundred cards.
Client: J. Franklin Willis
Challenge: The client needed a simple, functional portfolio web site for displaying and selling his prints. He also needed a customized content management system for managing all of his photos and their metadata.
Working alongside my brother, I created a layout designed to be flexible to the viewer’s screen size, utilizing as much screen space as possible for showcasing photography.
Premier Cellar’s Website
Challenge: A new, responsive site design.
Solution: Using parallax scrolling, CSS media queries, and one of the best mobile-friendly image gallery plugins, I created a new site for Premier Cellar.
Challenge: Creating a quality living room decoration that conveys my love for type.
Solution: Using 1-inch pine and a band saw, I crafted a type-themed mobile featuring a variety of letter forms: m = Old English; a = Helvetica; Z = Futura; s = Prestige Elite Std.; ü = Indigo Antiqua.