This was my forth year as an organizer of the charity kickball tournament, Home Runs for Homeless Youth, which raises funds and awareness for HomePlate Youth Services. Once again we raised our game, increasing from 16 teams to 19 teams, and welcoming at least 100 more people than in 2014, and raised over $23,000 for this amazing cause! … More Fun at Home Runs for Homeless Youth
This brand identity, created for a retired Naval Officer and Aviator, was built as a reflection of Marv’s character. Subtle details, structure, clarity, and strength are the key visual attributes. Like the man, a no frills wordmark reaches down to the root of the issue and then upward to signify growth.
Recently, I did designed, project managed, and research printing/mailing for a folding postcard business mailing. This piece included a panel that the recipient could tear away and mail back for more information. Below are a few things I have learned in my experiences with this type of work. … Folded Postcard Self-Mailer
In the spirit of design and education, my inspiration for this year’s holiday cards were some fun facts I discovered about the holiday season. … “Holiday Tidbit” Greeting Card Series
Spring and summer time means many things, but one thing I enjoy is creating jams, relishes, pickles, and other treats that I can preserve in different ways just like my Grandma and Mom taught me. This summer I rediscovered the joy of canning, thanks to a good friend of mine, so I thought it might be fun to make some jar labels. This fun apothecary style label resonates with my personal aesthetic, it’s sort of vintage and sort of dark, and just overall makes a great functional label. … Apothecary Style Canning Labels