News Flash is a two-page comic first published in OFFLIFE Magazine Issue 12, in July 2015.
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
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
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:
IDENTITY • STYLE GUIDE • WEBSITE • BRANDED DOCUMENTATION
ILLUSTRATION • LAYOUT DESIGN • BOOKBINDING • PRINT PRODUCTION
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.
The Edge is a two-page comic first published in the Enough Space for Everyone Else comics anthology in 2016.
Sample pages from a comic currently in-progress. Greenhouse is a story about dreams and botany.
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.
Project Dates: Feb 2015
Finally, a trading card game where you can play as your favorite characters from cartoons, games, and books! 35 cards in total to collect.
Tako No. 2 features another 24 comic strips about our 8-legged main character as well as his sidekick, Takito. The book has a color cover and Japanese stab binding.
Read all the strips below!
View listing on Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/listing/294434955/
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.
View listing on Etsy: http://etsy.me/1UBF6WO
I produced these bottle designs for a new liqueur brand being pitched to investors.
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.
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 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.
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
Concept art for a graphic short story about finding the way home.
BURN BRIDGES, BURN PIES
Digital vinyl sleeve artwork for alt-pop group OhBree's 3rd studio album. Released digitally and physically (as 12" vinyls) in May 2017.
Project Dates: Feb 2017
Low Cut EP
Original album illustration for techno musician Alex Amster's EP released under 5 and Dime Recordings in July 2014. Digital release only.
Project Dates: March 2014
Digitally illustrated album artwork for musician Christa Gniadek's third full-length album, released on February 13th, 2014 under Maiden Brain Music Productions. Hard copies were packaged in digipaks. Also available digitally.
Project Dates: Dec 2013 - Jan 2014
We Miss You Edward, Come Home
Art and design for alt-pop group OhBree's first full-length album. Released both digitally and physically (as digipaks) in December 2012 under Lillian Records.
Project Dates: October 2012