Graphic Design


Website Strategy and Design for Finished Art, Inc.

Objec­tive Fin­ished Art was con­sid­er­ing cre­at­ing a blog, but the com­pany was not sure whether it was worth the effort or how the blog would actu­ally work. Dur­ing some free time, I decided to sit down and think about whether a blog could be a good idea for the com­pany and what ben­e­fits and challenges […]


Infographic Design Rules

Lately, I’ve come across quite a few arti­cles about info­graphic design — deter­min­ing whether or not it is overused and dis­cussing proper usage. Here are two arti­cles and my favorite take­aways: The Do’s And Don’ts Of Info­graphic Design from Smash­ing Mag­a­zine. Show, Don’t Tell — A rule of cin­ema is to show, don’t tell. The […]


Recycling in Savannah

How to Moti­vate Peo­ple to Cre­ate Bet­ter Recy­cling Habits through Aware­ness, Edu­ca­tion and Con­ve­nience Overview For my final project in the Design Man­age­ment pro­gram at SCAD, I wanted to take a closer look at recy­cling in Savan­nah, GA. The pur­pose of my study was to reveal a bet­ter way to encour­age and enable recy­cling for […]


Coca-Cola Packaging

16 oz PET 4 pk Car­rier I was asked to design graph­ics for a new 16oz 4pk car­rier for the four core Coca-Cola brands. After receiv­ing the die guide, I cut, folded and glued to cre­ate a full-size pro­to­type that I could fit over four 16oz bot­tles. This allowed me to see exactly how the […]


Texting While Driving Infographics

Idea Visu­al­iza­tion The first phase of this research project involved col­lect­ing var­i­ous sta­tis­tics related to tex­ting while dri­ving. After rec­og­niz­ing pat­terns in the data, our team clas­si­fied the infor­ma­tion into seman­ti­cally appro­pri­ate visual mod­els that show rela­tion­ships with mul­ti­vari­ate data. These visual mod­els were pre­sented in a poster.


Citi Trends Store Rebranding

Citi Trends is a value-priced fam­ily apparel retailer with over 350 stores in 22 states. The com­pany is head­quar­tered in Savan­nah, GA. Using the cur­rent Citi Trends logo and col­ors, I cre­ated a new iden­tity for in-store sig­nage and print.


Brochures & Manuals

Coca-Cola Alu­minum Bot­tle Brochure 39th Cre­ativ­ity Annual Awards (2009) – Gold Award Win­ner This brochure was cre­ated to high­light the beauty and inno­va­tion of the new Coca-Cola Alu­minum bot­tle design. Specif­i­cally, the brochure was aimed at tar­get­ing bar own­ers by empha­siz­ing the unique, mod­ern look and expe­ri­ence the bot­tles would cre­ate in the club scene. […]


Web Design & Videos

Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vaca­tions Web­site Design Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vaca­tions was a start-up rental prop­erty man­age­ment busi­ness when I began work­ing on their site as a free­lance job in Feb­ru­ary 2008. I designed comps for all the pri­mary and sec­ondary pages, then built out the entire site. The com­pany grew very quickly, and I maintained […]


Logo and Identity Design

Com­mon­wealth Emer­gency Physi­cians Logo Com­mon­wealth Emer­gency Physi­cians is a moderate-sized com­mu­nity hos­pi­tal located in north­ern Vir­ginia. The com­pany wanted to project a pro­fes­sional, mod­ern image that also con­veys excel­lence, time­li­ness, car­ing, and pro­gres­sive think­ing. When I asked the group if there were any logo designs in their field they really liked, I found out they favored […]



While research­ing sus­tain­abil­ity graph­ics for my M.A. Final Project, I came across Eco­Labs and the con­cept of eco-literacy. Eco­Labs is a not for profit net­work of design­ers and visual artists who cre­ate mate­ri­als, projects and pro­grams that sup­port eco­log­i­cal lit­er­acy. The aim of the orga­ni­za­tion is to nur­ture whole sys­tems think­ing, fos­ter eco­log­i­cal lit­er­acy, and […]