Get to know me

I am a designer, illustrator, and animator with over 20 successful years building great experiences in print and online. I love creating work that engages, inspires, and connects. I've got it together, I'm ready to go for it, and will be a great addition to any team.

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Design

My broad experience includes many years of freelance print and web design, working with a wide variety of clients (private, non-profit, and corporate) and managing multiple projects for multiple stakeholders at a time. Key accomplishments include design and production of print and web collateral, publication design, CD and package design, advertising, project management, web design and implementation, identity, and animation.

Clients

Northwest Heritage Resources, Sound Discipline, Birds + Bees + Kids, Art Wolfe, Inc., Pike Place Market Foundation, Pike Market Childcare and Preschool, Medieval Women’s Choir, Conflict Resolution Center of the Inland Northwest, Cranium, Inc., Modern Dog, Citizens’ Council for the Arts, Project NEON/Seattle Counseling Service, ZAAZ.

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Illustration

My illustrations have appeared all over the world. Editorial, kid-lit, publishing, and corporate clients have commissioned or licensed my traditional and digital illustrations to enhance their projects and products. Experienced working with art directors, design teams, and committees. Ongoing illustration assignment: a weekly column for The Seattle Review of Books, “Portrait Gallery.” Key accomplishment: Published in the New York Times. Head Robotmaker: proprietor of the Robot of the Month club, a subscription print service that I ran for 5 years and shipped worldwide.

Clients

The New York Times Op-Ed, The Stranger, Travel & Leisure, The Seattle Review of Books, St. John Well Child, New Star Press, Quarto Gallimard, Hudson Valley Magazine, Clients and Profits, Birds + Bees + Kids, LLC., Pike Place Market Foundation, Pike Market Childcare and Preschool, Medieval Women’s Choir, Cranium, Inc., Modern Dog, Citizens’ Council for the Arts.

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Toolkit/Skillset

a partial list

DESIGN

Adobe CC Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, and more.

CODE

HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap templates, some PHP and JS

ONLINE

Slack, Basecamp, GitHub, MailChimp, Wordpress, Movable Type, Squarespace, Constant Contact

ILLUSTRATION

Traditional and digital