ZEISS B2B Projects

ZEISS B2B Projects

Carl Zeiss nano technology trade magazine ads and also trade show announcement mailers. When I worked at BHA advertising I  created many of these b2b items for Zeiss. Often using  extensive photoshop work to make each piece unique.          ...
Real Estate Ad Redesign

Real Estate Ad Redesign

Newspaper ad re-design This was the ad that was circulating and I thought it was too busy, too ugly. The client wanted color so I created the ad below it with the featured images and neat columns. I gave the ad more of a house or real estate feel to it. The area they...
Craft Brew Craze Logo Design

Craft Brew Craze Logo Design

    I designed this logo for a craft beer enthusiast who created a blog to locate breweries in Ct He wanted a vintage clean look. It is hand drawn in...
Benefit Poster

Benefit Poster

  This was a pro-bono project for Haynes Materials for A Domestic Violence benefit. The background image is a combination of separate images, the fall foliage and lake, the isolated fire pit and then the grass. Also the image in the bottom had to be isolated from...
Surface Pattern Designs Herbs

Surface Pattern Designs Herbs

Inspired by my love of tea and organic gardening and the magic of herbs I created these illustrations, hand drawn in Illustrator with my wacom tablet and pen. Wouldn’t they be so cute on a dish or kitchen towels or wrapping paper?I know I would love those...
Creating art out of a photo

Creating art out of a photo

Photoshop Digital Art: Changing an image into poster art     If you have every visited Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, NY you know what a magical place it is! The natural surroundings are breathtaking and beautiful! We recently hiked for half a day in...
6 Favorite Fun Ipsum Sites

6 Favorite Fun Ipsum Sites

  Whether we are trying out new typefaces or we need place holder text as a graphic designer  Lorum ipsum generators are very handy tools. Why not amuse yourself and generate the paragraphs you need with some fun ipsum text. Here is a list of some of my...
My site passed the Mobile-Friendly Test. Does yours?

My site passed the Mobile-Friendly Test. Does yours?

Starting April 21st, if your site is not Mobile-Friendly your search results will not be optimal! Finding more mobile-friendly search results Starting April 21, Google will be expanding its use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. The change will affect mobile...
Feed Your Growler T-shirt Art

Feed Your Growler T-shirt Art

Craft Beer has become a fun new trend in recent years!  My son  and husband  both make their own beers. I thought it would be fun to have a growler  T shirt.  I  hand drew this thirsty growler design and we sold a bunch!  I also created the  website for the brewery...
7 Awesome Free Photo Sites

7 Awesome Free Photo Sites

Image searching can be quite time consuming when you are on a creative project. This list is my top 7 places on the internet I go to to find high resolution images for comping, reference for illustrations or to use in your design work. Flickr: The Commons The key goal...