3 Years!

Three years ago on December 10, 2012, I started working at my alma mater. I’ve learned a lot in a short time!

2 Years!

I was so excited to start my first design job in December 2012 that I went to campus two hours early. I went to the computer lab where I worked on my class projects and sat in the back where I used to sit for critique, thinking about what it would be like to do it for real. Hard work pays off.

Faster Better Stronger

Here’s an unused comp for Clarkson that I quite like. It was meant to be split across the inside front cover and inside back cover of a publication with that theme: “faster, better, stronger.” I don’t normally have the opportunity to do much with fonts outside the university’s brand, but here I was allowed to push the envelope and get a little weird. This was a fun exercise.

MSCED 2011

In 2011 I committed to a daily design practice regimen where I would “make something cool every day.” I stuck mostly to Photoshop because I didn’t know it well and wanted to learn how to add texture and depth to my work. I kept it up for about a week, but it was fun while it lasted! Here are my favorite pieces from that experiment: