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A sampling of concepts presented, followed by the client's final choice.
Sacred Stories I
Concepts for Sacred Stories: What Hospice Workers Know that Can Change Your Life.
Sacred Stories II
Fourth and final design. Published 2009.
Coming Up Short I
First round of concepts for book about Cleveland sports teams.
Coming Up Short II
Second round of concepts. Publisher requested a focus on "fans."
Coming Up Short III
Finished dust jacket. Published 2009.
Before Turn Signals I
Concepts for book collecting regional service station ephemera.
Before Turn Signals II
Completed cover. Published 2008.
Wildcat Banks I
Documenting a collection of vintage currency issued by rogue banks of the 19th century.
Wildcat Banks II
Finished cover. 2007.
Aurora Means Dawn I
Original cover of an out-of-print picture book by Scott Russell Sanders.
Aurora Means Dawn II
For a 2007 reissue, I first attempted a complete revision, repurposing inside illustrations.
Aurora Means Dawn III
It was decided to stay with the original cover art and simply restyle the title.
Aurora Means Dawn IV
Completed dust jacket, 2007.
Sundry design projects, from business cards to trade show graphics.
On Wings of Sound
Cover, booklet and CD packaging for Kegg Pipe Organs.
Theatrical costume/set designer. Uses artist's sketches and fabric samples. 2007.
The Kitty's Konscience
Self promotional piece. HiRes version available in the Lab.
Matched set of service brochures and revamped newsletter.
Finished and proposed work.
Created 2001-2004. All still in use.
This City Reads!
Created for Akron, Ohio literacy advocacy campaign. 2004-present.
Concepts ultimately not used. 2005.
Endeavors in the graphic arts...