Portfolio Category: Academic

Design Capstone

Beer Label Designs:Our graphic design capstone project was to create and layout a book that analyzes and discusses design elements and principles on several consumer items. Using knowledge and fundamentals gained during my education, I critiqued on three different levels of design from very good design, mediocre design and bad design. Consumer items chosen was…
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Type Expressive

Used diabetic testing strips as the concept to create a unique font. Created collateral, consisting of a journal and bookmark along with a promotional poster based on the concept of the font. The blue circle used is the universal symbol for diabetes. Diabetes Blue Circle
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Publication Design

The Farmers Market ExperienceDesigned and laid out a book on the chosen topic "farmers markets". Book discusses my experience with farmers markets in and around the Houston area. Primarily focused on fruits and vegetables sold at the different farmers markets and took photographs of my visits to each one. * Click link below to read…
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Artist Brochure

Designed a brochure based on architect Philip Johnson. Listed three buildings, Williams Tower, Pennzoil Place and Bank of America, from the city of Houston that he was a part of designing. Brochure folds into a stereoscope to view pictures of the buildings in 3D.
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Banknotes & Passport

The Knights Templar was the concept for the design of these banknotes and passport. The Knights Templar were known as bankers for nobles who joined the crusades or pilgrims traveling to the Holy Land. The design also incorporates the ability for the blind to distinguish the different denominations.
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Sustainable Design

Project was to created a high end product out of plastic bottles, water or 2 liter, along with a company logo, point of sale poster and packaging while keeping sustainability in mind. The product is a lamp shade made from 2 liter sprite bottles. Ideally there would be minimal recycled cardboard used for the packaging…
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Package Design

Single Sheet Light Bulb Package: Assignment was to design and build a light bulb package from a single 11" x 17" sheet of paper. Package would then be turned into a series of three different light bulb wattage packages.
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Inventor: Stylized & Photographic

In this project we picked an inventor and an item they invented. Created a poster to include both an image of the invention and an image of the inventor with one being a photograph and the other stylized along with a brief biography. The inventor chosen was Richard J. Gatling, inventor of the Gatling Gun,…
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