Birdsfoot Native Nursery Logo

Birdsfoot Native Nursery Logo

The final Birdsfoot Native Nursery logo, applied to apparel. This very quickly became my favorite t-shirt. Birdsfoot Native Nursery is a plant nursery in Northern Michigan. The owners, Blythe Webster and Garrett Noyes, specialize in growing Michigan-native genotypes...

“Youth in Armor” Scratchboard Illustration

“Youth in Armor” Scratchboard Illustration

The completed, colorized "Youth in Armor" scratchboard illustration. I've always been fascinated by engraving & woodcutting illustration styles; this project was a personal foray into the Claybord or "scratchboard" medium, which achieves a similar effect. Claybord...

Chamber Advocacy Logo

Chamber Advocacy Logo

The reversed (light-on-dark) version of the Chamber Advocacy logo, applied to stationary. In early 2019, I worked with the Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce (now Traverse Connect) to refine their visual assets. This included re-working the organization’s main...

NMC Magazine Call for Submissions Graphics

NMC Magazine Call for Submissions Graphics

This type composition was displayed on posters, table tents, postcards, and television screens across the Northwestern Michigan College Campus, as well as being shared to social media. Twice a year (Pre-COVID, at least), the NMC Magazine publishes an issue of...

Compost / recycling / landfill Signage & Icons

Compost / recycling / landfill Signage & Icons

Directional signage for the waste receptacles in the Oryana Cafe. Oryana Community Co-op, like many food co-ops, has a reputation for being very conscientious with regards to waste management and environmental impact. For this reason, the Oryana Cafe uses a diverse...

Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network Logo

Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network Logo

The re-designed Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network logo, applied to stationary. In one of my final semesters of school, my peers and I were assigned pro-bono work with local nonprofits. The Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network — an organization...

Oryana Seasonal Chalk Illustrations

Oryana Seasonal Chalk Illustrations

June is National Pollinator Month; in observance, this illustration was displayed above Oryana's produce endcap all month long. When I was hired into Oryana Community Co-op's Marketing department, there was this nice, big space above an endcap in the produce...

Oryana 2018 Annual Report

Oryana 2018 Annual Report

Oryana is proud of the emphasis it places on local products (produce in particular); I was fortunate to have access to a robust selection of photo assets which featured local farmers. Every year at their General Ownership Meeting, Oryana Community Co-op provides...

Oryana “Cheese Madness” Campaign

Oryana “Cheese Madness” Campaign

The Facebook event header image created for Oryana's Cheese Madness promotion. In March 2019, Oryana Community Co-op decided to embrace their collective lack of sports knowledge/enthusiasm, and instead turn March Madness into a celebration of something they could...

Leadership Grand Traverse Logo

Leadership Grand Traverse Logo

The final version of the Leadership Grand Traverse logo, embossed on a leather folio. During one of my last semesters in design school, my classmates and I were assigned pro-bono work with several of the area's nonprofit organizations. Myself and two other teammates...