January 31, 2010

Portrait practice

Trying out my new light and camera lens. My brother-in-law being the ham he is, made it easy to take photos.

January 26, 2010

logo design idea for a restaurant

Helping out an old high school friend who's opening a restaurant in Michigan.

January 22, 2010

Getting closer!

Had a client meeting yesterday and black is the winner. I'm in the process of adding some final touches to the Carlotta illustration (more detailed hatching) before finalizing the wine label. Can't wait to see it on the bottles!

January 18, 2010

Mock ups.

Working on finalizing wine labels. Here's the rough printouts taped to bottles.
The final labels will be printed on beautiful felted paper with gloss ink.

January 15, 2010


Here's a couple of photos I took this am of the Santa Cruz boardwalk area. Tweaked them a bit (well more than just a bit) in Photoshop!

January 14, 2010

Woman version of art for jersey

Strawberry Fields Forever road ride jersey. Cyclists for Cultural Exchange has decided to have a woman option for the events bike jersey. Go girls!

January 10, 2010

Art photo

Got a new camera that's easy to take on bike rides. Here's a shot of a friends bike against the graffiti tanks on one of the local trails. I used a cross process filter and then a few other tricks to make it grungy looking.

January 6, 2010

Cork design

Pretty corks make for pretty wine bottles! Here's a pattern I created for my clients who will be bottling their wonderful wine this spring.