My experiences in the worlds of design, public programming, exhibitions, and art education equip me with a unique collection of skills and a valuable lens in which to view your next project.
I offer a variety of services, including concept development, creative strategy, design, copywriting/editing, print production, and project supervision.
This 64-page Latino Americans: 500 Years of History report was designed to highlight the National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Public Programs Office’s nationwide public programming initiative that supported the exploration of the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape the United States over the last five centuries.
A tri-fold brochure was designed to encourage support for the American Library Association’s Cultural Communities Fund, an endowment that provides funding for cultural and civic programming in libraries of all types.
These campaign logos were designed to provide a visual cue of the candidate’s key messages, build name recognition, and connect the candidate with Berwyn residents. The bold, modern design radiates energy, strength, and optimism and seeks to appeal to youth engagement with the community.
This 46-page Muslim Journeys report was designed to highlight the National Endowment for the Humanities and American Library Association Public Programs Office’s multi-faceted effort to bring humanities programming about Islamic history and culture to libraries and state humanities councils across the country.
Production work for this 16-page brochure featuring PanAmerican Seed’s HandPicked collection was completed while working closely with the project’s Art Director.
Three recipe cards were designed to feature Burpee vegetables and to highlight recipe ideas showcasing the bounty of the garden.
A stylized dragonfly image combined with a bold typeface evokes movement and strength for this Chicago-based personal training company.
This MailChimp email campaign template keeps independent book publisher Gibson House Press readers up-to-date on news, events, and book-signings.
Students new to the Master of Arts in Museum and Exhibition Studies program at the University of Illinois at Chicago use this 44-page book as a guide to their studies.
A half-page Chicago Reader ad was designed to promote the new Master of Arts in Museum and Exhibition Studies program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
This booklet was designed to help educate parents about the Leave No Child Inside Initiative, which promotes the benefits to children of outdoor play in nature.
Eighteen banners featuring African American leaders were designed for an exhibition at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum. The eight-foot-tall banners were displayed from the ceiling of the Hull-House dining room.
More than fifty wall and case labels were designed for the Newberry Library exhibit Mapping Manifest Destiny: Chicago and the American West, part of Chicago’s Festival of Maps.
The 2008 directory cover was designed to help volunteers at the Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust stay connected.
This double-gatefold map and art education activity was designed in conjunction with Takeover, the opening exhibition at the new Hyde Park Art Center.
This 52-page program catalog was designed for Urban Gateways: Center for Arts Education, a non-profit arts organization based in Chicago.
This carry card was created for the Newberry Library exhibit Ptolemy’s Geography and Renaissance Mapmakers, part of Chicago’s Festival of Maps.
A letterpress wedding invitation doubles as a CD case, but carries wedding details and RSVP card inside instead of your favorite tunes.
Wedding invitation designed to evoke nature, growth, and simple elegance. Main card and inserts were placed inside a brown, pocket-fold envelope and tied with green Raffia.