A local Chinese Restaurant was opened in St.Catharines. I decided to visit and try the food and realized the new owner didn’t have a clear brand identity and was in need of new sign, menus, and business cards. The owner was a great client and I had a lovely time working with him to create his new branding. Here you can see the signage, menu, and several drafts and final design for the business card. … More Brand Development for Jia Yuan Restaurant
The Object of this work was to create an illustration based on a conversation overheard in a public place. The phrase I used was “He ate through that book so fast!” I overheard the conversation between two elderly ladies riding the bus. I fell in love with the little fellow.
I’ve been trying to find a new way to brand myself, I’ve found that I’ve always been drawn to scripts. Though I rarely have an occasion to use them. So I created a word mark for myself using a script of my design. This is my first attempt at creating a script so I spent … More Word Mark
For this project I used existing imagery that the brand has utilized with some stock images and a digital painting of my own for the center of the vinyl record. I recreated the vector logo for the album production company. I wanted to capture the feelings that I went though as I listened to Ben … More Vinyl Cover Design: Ben Howard – Every Kingdom
The name of the t-shirt company is Red Cyborgs and the logo was my creation. I was also to create two different designs for shirts, as well as a die line for packaging and the hang tag and wash tag designs.
The designs had o be vector, as well as only utilize 4 spot colour each. This posed a tricky situation for creating a full colour illustration but I found colours that would suit all my needs by varying the colour percentages.
… More Vector Art & T-shirt Design
I was given the task of choosing a book that I would redesign inside and out. This would include styling and formatting the entire body text. I often loved the book The Secret Garden as a Child and chose that novel to design. I started with the illustration for the cover and created a digital … More Book Redesign & Building
This project was a small spread in a zine with a horror theme. The object was to create a story with minimal text and only utilize black and white. I began with some sketches, then moving to Photoshop to create the illustrations. I finished the project in InDesign, and set my copy. I’m happy with … More Horror Zine