Haiku Learning just rolled out their latest feature: badges! They asked me to design something that worked with their existing look and used colors from their brand. We decided to run with an origami theme. For more on my design … Continue reading →
The Spring of 2013 saw some big changes for Haiku Learning’s website and I was lucky enough to help them with some illustrations to highlight new and existing features of their learning management tools. Below are my favorites from the … Continue reading →
This was a commissioned project for a series of salmon in their spawning colors. I researched the three most colorful species, the Coho, Sockeye, and Chinook and experimented with how to render them using a mixture of ink, graphite, and watercolor. I wanted to keep them as realistic as possible, while also highlighting the extreme differences between species. If you have a look at photos of these fish at the end of their life cycle during spawning, you can see exactly how brilliant their colors can be. Overall, a pretty challenging project, but a lot of fun, too.
Some local business owners in my area (St. Johns, Portland, OR) decided to get the neighborhood together for a fun and free event that would put to use the abundance of apples from the trees in our North Portland yards. I put together a poster and t-shirt design that incorporated a rustic woodcut look, reflecting the style of the apple presses at the event.
Gleb Velikanov is an avid outdoorsperson, health and fitness aficionado, marathoner, and all-around gentleman. He regularly performs feats of endurance I cannot even fathom attempting. And he does them all over the world. I helped him update his WordPress theme to better showcase his activities and travels. See it live.
Haiku Learning Management Systems provides and hosts learning software for use by schools all over the world. Each school is given a custom login page based upon their school’s homepage. I design these logins using as few images as possible, … Continue reading →