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No Bad Agents

No Bad Agents

Worked with client to develop various logo concepts with supplied name No Bad Agents. Worked to develop color palettes for use on print and web materials. Also worked as a consultant to review designed content/messaging and additional web and video design materials provided by third party design firms for final business launch. Vimeo national commercial video created by...
Experimental Printmaking Workshop

Experimental Printmaking Workshop

Interested in printmaking? Join me this Saturday, May 23rd from 1-3pm for an experimental printmaking workshop at The Art Space, downtown Huntingdon, PA. Participants will work side by side testing materials and experimenting with different printing techniques. All levels of experience are welcome to join the workshop. All materials are included. Participants will each leave the workshop...
Conceptual Proof Exhibition

Conceptual Proof Exhibition

A showcase of letterpress and experimental prints from my collection. Event Information: Please join us for an Artist Reception with Ryan Gibboney Friday, May 1st from 6-8pm. She will be presenting the process and story behind the work displayed in Conceptual Proof. A reception and opportunity to meet the artist will follow. Conceptual Proof will...
Conceptual Proof

Conceptual Proof

We had a great time installing Conceptual Proof this afternoon!  Please join us for an Artist Reception with this Friday, May 1st from 6-8pm. I will be presenting the process and story behind the work displayed in Conceptual Proof. A reception and opportunity to meet and discuss the work will follow.   Conceptual Proof will be on view...
Bicycle Safety Update

Bicycle Safety Update

Back in the fall of 2012 I was compelled as a cyclist to research bicycle safety on university campuses. At Purdue University this was a hot topic with several serious incidents between cyclists and pedestrians and cyclists and motor vehicles. This research project started with determining the amount of education there is available for both cyclists...
Presenting at TypeCon '14

Presenting at TypeCon ’14

I am honored to be speaking at Typecon 2014 in our nation’s capital next month. In conjunction with TypeCon2014, SOTA will be presenting its ninth annual Type & Design Education Forum, a day of special programming devoted to addressing the pressing needs of design educators. My panel presentation Integrating Letterpress into the 21st Century Design Classroom takes place...
Set in Motion

Set in Motion

Recent video experimental work compiled while researching at Purdue was selected to be showcased in the Set in Motion Video Art & Experimental Film Nights. My video Abstract Creativity was selected to be part of the show.  
Creative Oatmeal Cookies

Creative Oatmeal Cookies

While taking a much needed break from thesis writing, wrapping up my graduate work and applying for positions I have taken creative outlet in the kitchen. Although I have been making this cookie recipe over the last year, I wanted to make a few healthy adjustments testing ingredients available in my kitchen. The best thing...
Researching 'the Client'

Researching ‘the Client

The crossroad between designer and client beliefs in community driven work allows for a collaboration of not only good design but also social advancements through design. Through my research endeavors and participation in extra circular design events it is clear designers have the power to achieve these goals in time, however the process can be...
MFA Exhibition Next Week

MFA Exhibition Next Week

My graduate thesis work will be completed in the next week and the conclusion of that work is a public gallery show at Purdue University. The show titled Community as Client is open to the public from Monday 11/11 through Friday 11/15.On Friday November 15 at 11:30am I will be giving a public talk about the work...
Reflection: Designer Showcase

Reflection: Designer Showcase

My work was recently showcased on the Avery Dennison Designer Showcase blog. This was a great opportunity since I was able to reflect on where I have been and where I am going. I like to look at it as Getting uncomfortable being comfortable. To read the showcase click here.
Design  with the community

Design with the community

As author, designer and professor Scott Boylston once said: “Design with the community, not for the community.” A year ago today I was traveling south back to dear Savannah, GA. The trip was not only to participate in the Design Ethos conference held by Savannah College of Art and Design but to regain my creative energy...