Print Design / Publication / Book Jacket / Painting / Iconography Student Work Mark Z. Danielewski is an author best known for his debut novel "House of Leaves" but has written other great books such as "Only Revolutions" and "The Fifty Year Sword". When "The Fifty Year Sword" was released in 2005 only 1,000 first editions were printed and 51 of those copies were signed by Mark with a "Z" varying in 5 colors coordinating with the colors used in the book. Later in 2006 another 1,000 second edition copies were released making th
Print Design / Campaign / Publication / Logo / Photography / Collaboration with Megan Bourgeois Student Work My class was paired up and tasked with playing the roll of art director for a local none profit of our choice. I was paired with a wonderful girl, Megan Bourgeois, who already had a bunch of great potential clients. We settled on the Central Texas Honey Bee Rescue and Preserve because it was a non profit dedicated to preserving the bee population in the Austin area by moving them rather than exterminating them from homes and businesses. While resear
Thrasher Magazine Interactive Design / Print Design / Publication / Logo / Iconography / Collateral / iPhone App Student Work This was an application for iphone that kept in the back of my brain until I was given a chance to work on it for my senior project. The app is basically a user updating self evolving map that locates and defines shops, spots, hills and park for skaters that users have added. The user can add a spot by defining its location via gps, adding a description and a photo. The app would have many options to link with a social network, local loc
Print Design / Publication / Typography Student Work I was tasked with creating a magazine layout from a previously written article or interview. Derek Hess has always been an inspiration to me so I choose an interview by Gabe Gross and paired it with photography by Webb Bland. The sophistication of Webb's photographs lead me to create a more structured design. I highlighted the photographs and typography with some of Hess's artwork, posters and album covers.