GREENHOUSE


In Greenhouse, a nameless girl struggling with her mental health develops a quiet obsession with botany. As her obsession grows, she's plagued by inexplicable dreams, and her reality begins to unravel in alarming ways...

Greenhouse was funded on Kickstarter in April 2018 and risograph-printed at Risolve Studio.

Nominated for an Ignatz Award for Outstanding Minicomic 2018.

Broken Frontier Review (Aug 2018)

24 pages
5" x 7.25"

TAKO COMICS


Tako (meaning "Octopus" in Japanese) is a collection of comic strips about the life and times of our friendly neighborhood cephalopod. Each 23-page volume has a color cover, a Japanese binding, and is hand-numbered on the inside cover flap. 

Read all the strips below!


TAKO NO. 1

TAKO NO. 2

 

Destination: Earth


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Destination: Earth! is a 36-page minicomic about a tiny cat-like alien and his journey to earth. This mini has a color cover and black and white interior pages, with a small fold-out comic strip inside.

Quiet And Small


A 14-page minicomic about life and growth created during the summer of 2015. You can read the whole story below.

Printed at Fireball Printing in Philadelphia.


 

LIGHTSEEKERS

STYLE GUIDE • BRANDED DOCUMENTATION • PROMO IMAGES • packaging & print production


Lightseekers is PlayFusion's original IP, comprised of a mobile game, physical toys, as well as a trading card game. As the brand grew, we needed a style guide to provide to licensees and other partner companies who were working with our assets. 

See full style guide here: LS 2017

Project Dates: 2016-2017


I designed promotional images for social media, as well as marketing ads to reach a targeted audience. 


In October of 2016 we launched a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund the initial round of toy and card development for Lightseekers. I designed the layout of the Kickstarter page, as well as images for the subsequent updates after the project had ended. 

See the campaign page here: LS Kickstarter

OOKII'S WORLD

IDENTITY • CHARACTER DESIGN • PROMO IMAGES • APP UI/UX • BRANDED DOCUMENTATION • ANIMATED PROMOS


Ookii's World is an animated series created for toddlers. In addition to designing the main character and logo, I worked with the writers in creating the simple episode storylines and delivered art assets and guidelines to the animation studio. 

I also designed promo images for use on social media. 

The show was produced by BabyFirst TV and airs on their network, as well as on Hulu. 

Project Dates: 2014

 

 


I also helped concept, design, and produce two mobile apps, Ookii Squiggles and Find Little Dot, as part of the Ookii brand of products for young children. Both apps are available on the app stores, published under BabyFirst TV. 

For iOS: Ookii Squiggles & Find Little Dot


To promote our app Find Little Dot, I created 10 short (15-second) promo clips to be aired in-between segments on the BabyFIrst TV channel. The simple animations were created in Flash and After Effects. Here are 4 of the clips: 

PLAYFUSION

IDENTITY • STYLE GUIDE • WEBSITE • BRANDED DOCUMENTATION


For PlayFusion, I designed the initial logo concepts, finalized the chosen mark, and created a style guide to establish a consistent visual identity for the brand as the company grew. 

I also designed the website at www.playfusion.com.

See full style guide here: PF 2016

Project Dates: 2015-2016

LAZOO ZOO

PROMO IMAGES • APP UI/UX • GAME DESIGN • DEMO VIDEO


Lazoo ZOO is a feeding zoo game for kids 2-4 years old, made to encourage creativity and exploration. I designed the app menus/UI and worked closely with our team to conceptualize fun and charming gameplay elements to keep kids engaged.

See app on iTunes: Lazoo ZOO

Project Dates: 2014


I designed promotional images for the app, primarily for social media.


The app demo trailer for Lazoo ZOO, created in Adobe After Effects.

ZINE: THINGS I ATE


Things I Ate: Taiwan Edition 2015

In January of 2015 I spent 2 weeks in Taiwan (mostly eating delicious food). This zine includes some of my favorite and most interesting food encounters during my trip. 13 foods in total, each with a short description and extra tidbits.

PRESS/REVIEWS:
Paste Magazine
HEAPS Magazine

Available for purchase: POMMO Press

Project Dates: Feb 2015

HITRECORD ON TV

Hit Record On TV is an Emmy Award winning variety show created through the open collaboration of artists on hitRECord.org. The show & online collaborative community are directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt. See below for episode screencaps which include my illustrations.


Ep 201 "RE: THE DARK"

I contributed architectural elements for the studio background in the segment "Anchors Away," starring Mindy Kaling, Chris Messina, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Watch: https://youtu.be/ZXh3n0nf5pI

Episode Airdate: June 12th, 2015

 

Ep 103 "RE: TRASH"

Illustrated props/background elements in this short called "Destination: Trash".

Episode Airdate: January 25th, 2014

 

Ep 102 "RE: FANTASY"

My sock monkey drawing was animated in this mock neuroscience documentary.

Episode Airdate: January 18th, 2014

100% REAL


100% Real is the latest cookbook by celebrity chef Sam Talbot. I illustrated the endpapers as well as a few interior spot illos within the first chapters. 

Published by Oxmoor House (under Time Inc.) in April 2017. 

November 2016

The Garden for a Good Cause


The Garden for a Good Cause is a set of 5 mini-prints, packaged in a handmade envelope tied with twine. All proceeds from Garden sales are donated directly to the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union), a non-profit organization which uses the legal system to fight and protect the civil liberties of all people in this country. 

Find out more about the ACLU here: www.aclu.org

And please consider buying a Garden to support this good cause: http://etsy.me/2fvAyla 

November 2016