Hang Tags for Impact Factor

Client: Impact Factor for the City of Denver Created: 2016 Industry: Marketing, Non-profit, Charity, Government Project Duties: Print Design Objective: The awesome people at Impact Factor have been working with the City of Denver on the Imagine2020 campaign. This hang...

What Does “The American Dream” Really Mean?

From Wikipedia: The American Dream is a national ethos of the United States, the set of ideals (Democracy, Rights, Liberty, Opportunity, and Equality) in which freedom includes the opportunity for prosperity and success, and an upward social mobility for the family...

The Mosh Pit Microcosm

The other day, I attended fourth- yes, fourth- music show I’ve ever moshed at. I am no mosh expert. I should also say that I am a 31 year old female, which is not the main mosh demographic. However, I have been both a participant and an observer. At this punk-ish show...

Legos and the Rise of the Boxed Imagination

Do you remember having Legos as a kid? I certainly do- I had a big plastic yellow suitcase full of random brightly colored bits of plastic. I remember the anticipation I would feel every time I opened that thing- what would I create today? For me, it was often houses-...

CLDS Brochure and Business Card | Marketing Materials

These marketing materials are a completely redesigned update for Chorus Line Dance Studio utilizing the logo that I designed for the studio as well.  Client: KMC Innovative Technologies, Inc on behalf of Chorus Line Dance Studio Brochure and business cards get a fun,...

I Carry | Hand Lettering

Client: Lara Maerz Whimsical and romantic hand lettered card project.  Created:  July 2016 Tools used: Ink, Watercolor, Tablet, Photoshop Objective: The client came to me with a request for a lettering project that would be used on greeting cards. The only instruction...

Insights | Newsletter for Engineering Firm

This newsletter is a quarterly print publication that is mailed to the firm's clients. Created in InDesign, I wanted to make a modular layout that could be versatile for future publications. Client: D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. Client newsletter for an...

Lester Bangs Quote | Hand Lettering

"The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with others when you're uncool." - Lester Bangs, Almost Famous Created with pencil, ink and watercolor pens, this was my first foray into creating a hand lettering quote from...

Chalkboard Signage for Kataluma Chai

For the launch of their brand new store, I created some fun chalkboard signage for Mailie Medina of Kataluma Chai. Mailie handed me a list of quotes that she wanted up on the wall, which I then designed by hand on the fly. The result is whimsical, fun, and quirky....

Chorus Line Dance Studio 2016 Show Program

This show program was created for Chorus Line Dance Studio, a three location dance studio located on Long Island, NY. Every year, the studio raises money by selling advertisements that appear in the program. This year, I was not only tasked with the creation of any...

Memorial Day 2016 | Photography

Taken in Smithtown, NY on Rebel T3i with a 75-300 zoom lens and a .35m/1.1ft prime lens.

Marketing Presentation and Advertisement for Engineering Firm

This marketing presentation is utilized at trade shows, shown to booth visitors on an iPad. Advertisement was created for various publications. Created in InDesign. [This entry shows only the first 5 slides of the presentation. The whole presentation can be shown upon...

Jazz Fest | Photography

Taken on Canon T3i at Jazz Fest in Denver, Colorado.  

Full Page Color Advertisement for Victorian Fence

Created in Photoshop As part of my Chorus Line Dance Studio 2016 Show Journal project, I was tasked with creating a full page advertisement for Victorian...

Prop Poster for Steel Magnolias, Spotlight Theatre Company

Created in Photoshop. After being equipped with a deadline and the following prompts: We're advertising the "Chinquapin Parish Christmas Festival". It's a very down home country Christmas festival. I'd say just choose random dates-perhaps the two weekends in December...

Kolten’s First Photoshoot | Photography

My adorable baby nephew Kolten was born on February 2, 2016. This is his first photoshoot - big brother Karter and Mom and Dad (and even doggie Kameron) also got in on some of the action! Shot on Canon T3i with both 18-55mm lens and 50mm Prime lens....

Mind the Gap for ARTiculate: Real&Clear | Motion Graphics

Using a service called PowToons, I created this video to go along with content written by Hilary Blair of ARTiculate: Real&Clear.  Voice over by Hilary Blair of ARTiculate: Real&Clear, edited by me in...

Tree

Poem by Stevie Caldarola

Event Poster & Sponsor Sheet: Cabaret for a Cause

  Client: Ebner-Page Productions Cabaret-style fundraiser for a good cause celebrates mothers.   Created: April 2016 Industry: Events Project Duties: Poster Design; Event Materials Objective: Created in InDesign and Illustrator, this poster design was super fun to...

Frankie B’s Custom Paint & Design | Logo Design

Created in Illustrator. Frank, (yep, the Frankie B's Frank,) is a talented gent who creates custom painted murals, among many other talents. In his request for a logo, Frank knew he wanted to utilize a bright red color, and he envisioned something in the style of a...

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