Custom wedding invitations created for an October wedding in coastal Maine.
A visual representation of the book Creative Confidence, by IDEO founders Tom and David Kelley. Graphically treated to resemble a mind map, this diagram illustrates the four barriers to creativity that hold people back from exploring and embracing their creative side.
Signature Clambake Logo
Custom logo created for the Oceanview of Nahant, a wedding venue located in the seaside town of Nahant, Massachusetts. Expressing the desire for a stamp-like seal to represent their clambake wedding package, the following four logos were created with the above logo representing the final.
Beat Blocks Logo
Logo and custom wrap designed for Beat Blocks, a portable music machine and DJ sound-mixing device. The machine allows users to mix their own tracks by sliding individual colored blocks onto an LED surface area. The inclusion of the colored blocks was an important element in the design of this logo. The wrap graphic is back-lit with LED lights from inside of the machine, illuminating the designs colorful wavelengths.
Negotiation Skill Guide
An illustrative skill guide detailing the steps individuals can take to have more successful, integrative negotiations. The pages of the book flip up to reveal the relevant skills related to each stage of the negotiation process. The idea is that one would be able to reference this before going into a negotiation to brush up on their skills and refresh their memory.
Spreads designed for the 2011 edition of CommTracks, a student-produced publication from the Communication Department at Simmons College. The magazine received top honors in the category of design, including a gold medal from The Columbia Scholastic Press Association and a first class rating from the Associated Collegiate Press.
Tazo Tea Montage
A fun little digital composite dedicated to one of my favorite teas, Tazo Organic Chai.
An infographic detailing the theory of emotional intelligence and its role in the workplace. This piece was created for a sales and service training company located in Boston, Massachusetts that specializes in teaching professionals to leverage their emotional intelligence skills to improve client relationships and their business.
Communications Department Program Guides
Advising sheets designed for the Communications Department at Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts. These sheets were created to inform and help students navigate the requirements of the four majors offered within the department – PR/Marketing Communications, Graphic Design, Media Arts and Journalism.
Sir Ken Robinson Quotes
Illustrated quotes from the most viewed TED talk of all time, Sir Ken Robinson’s, “Do Schools Kill Creativity?”. These quotes capture the essence of Robinson’s message – that our current education system undermines creativity when instead it should be celebrating it. It’s one of my favorite TED talks and these cards were designed to be a visual reminder of his salient words.
Art Review Magazine
A conceptual magazine designedin the style of Niklaus Troxler, a Swiss designer famously known for his award-winning poster designs. The magazine consisted of five spreads including a table of contents and article about the issue’s featured designer. A set of stamps were also designed in the style of Troxler to be included in this article.
A typographic self-portrait constructed from the letters of my first name.