As a passion project, I crafted my own list of 100 Days of Design, consisting of one-word prompts. Rules I made for myself were 1. Design something in 2 hours or less, 2. Don’t get married to one style, 3. Do it every day. Here are some of my favorite pieces I made.
Typographer Andrew Hochradel creates unique fonts with loads of personality, so a typography catalog was created to capture some of that unique personality. All images were hand drawn, scanned, or distorted by myself.
Materials: watercolor, coffee, salt, tea, permanent markers, duct tape, a lighter, masking tape, notebook paper, acetone, and loads of memories.
As a passion project this children’s book was written and illustrated by Sydney Smith, telling the story of how a small cat was adopted into a new home. The illustrations were all made by hand with watercolor, and the lettering was all done by hand.
Materials: watercolor, permanent marker, Photoshop
Poster created for the Ramona High School Honor’s Musical, “Quilters”, put on by an all-female cast. Inspiration pulled from National Parks posters.
Logos created for real and fictional clients.
Materials: Illustrator, good ol’ fashioned sketchbook and pencil
Indie artist David Fable requested artwork for his album If I Could Fly, which was created by hand.
Materials: Wacom tablet, pencil, ink, Photoshop
After studying Chinese for years, I decided as a personal project to create a series of banners for Chinese New Year back in 2017.
Materials: Ink, pencil, Photoshop
Personal steampunk honeybee illustration.
Materials: digital, Wacom tablet
A personal project depicting unusual hitchhikers on the side of the road. Robots, cryptids, dead Civil War soldiers, and a musical vampire have been spotted, as well as a few others.
Materials: ink, paper, Photoshop
Art created via painting, drawing, and other mediums.
Photography and photo composites.
Poster designs for real clients and some personal projects.
Illustrations done for social media while employed at brenlin. branding agency in Norco, California.
Miscellaneous illustration work for clients and self.