these little flat graphic designs have been turned into buttons, stickers, postcards, posters... i always have some for sale at my etsy store.
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
I created the manuscript from Randall Munroe's What if? blog(blog web design also by me), designed the interior, and typeset it all for this #1 NYTimes Non-Fiction & Amazon Best Seller, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, and in the process of being translated and published the world over!
Jacket design by Patrick Barry, illustrations courtesy of the author.
NO SELVES TO DEFEND
a poetry zine for domestic abuse awareness month, made in concert with FREE MARISSA NOW. marissa alexander portrait by the extraordinary molly crabapple and hand lettering on cover, table of contents, poem titles, and marissa alexander's poem by the inestimable eythink.
Category Theory: graphic for social media
Wake Up Electrified: concert flyer
Edits: graphic for promotion
Unsafe Radio Show: graphic for social media
ad suite and bookmark design using the artist guest-of-honor's work
A small selection of book jackets designed during my tenure as Design Coordinator & Associate Designer at Addison-Wesley / Pearson Education.
TINA & DECKLIN 2013
personal wedding invitation and rsvp for the best day of my life
full page convention booklet ad and promotional bookmark for local science fiction convention, 2011 & 2012
12-page catalog for a spooky-themed art and housewares business, used at sale-parties, art openings, and other events
various typographic images and illustrations.
Rebranding of a set of CDs by minimalist musician Steve Reich, a concert poster, and a merchandising piece informed by the rhythm and repetition of his works. The merchandising piece is a Rubix Cube featuring the images from the CD set and text used in one of his competitions, a blend of art, music, and puzzle.
Brochure project, redesign of the 2012 World Music/Crash Arts season brochure
Collateral suite for an imagined typographic exhibit, featuring a typographer of our choosing, in this case Christian Schwartz, partner at Commercial Type, whose typefaces have often been created for and used in print media. Includes an invitation and ticket, exhibition book, and a magnetic poetry-style kit with words centering on UK-based current events.
A typographically illustrated cookbook with recipes based on songs from my music collection. The cover is made from old records, it is presented in a record sleeve box, and contains a CD mixtape of the tracks used to create the recipes.
TEA TIME WITH FRY
A tongue-in-cheek Stephen Fry-inspired tea set both based on classic literature puns and fashioned after vintage books. The 'book' boxes come in a box set sleeve with information about the UK literacy project, a real organization that Stephen Fry has been involved with and the imagined proceeds would have gone to support it. Book covers were printed on canvas and hand-bound, and each featured a team-themed book plate.
Rebranding of a now-defunct community environmental stewardship non-profit. Created mark, logotype, and stationery set. All are meant to be printed on recycled paper.