I’m a creative, experienced, multi-purpose artist and art director
who can take projects start to finish in a variety of styles.

Good designs sell –
my designs sell out!

Portfolio

This Mother's Day mail campaign was created for the Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament as one of an on-going monthly series of direct mail campaigns.  Responsibilities included layout, copy writing, art direction, obtaining competitive quotes, management of database, selection of recipients, managing staff through data entry functions, and documenting results.

This hexagon-shaped box with individual compartments was created for Mrs. Fields as a part of a larger series. Responsibilities included illustration and design, as well as the supervision of the printing and manufacturing process in China. This item was so popular, that I created new art for it for several years.
 
Set of 2 tins created for Mrs. Fields as a part of a larger series using the same artwork on gift boxes and box sets. Responsibilities included illustration and design, as well as the supervision of the printing and manufacturing process in China.

This 5-high tower of star-shaped boxes was created for Mrs. Fields as a part of a larger series. This item was so popular, it was repeated for several years with the hexagon-shaped box above and other items including the cloth stocking shown at lower right. Responsibilities included illustration and design, as well as the supervision of the printing and manufacturing process in China.

This 32-page quarterly catalog promoted Lake Metroparks’ programs and facilities. Accomplishments included the design of the cover and interior pages, logo design, photography, illustration, desktop publishing, copy writing, editing, and proofreading as well as the art direction of these same duties by staff and volunteers. Responsibilities also included contracting and supervising printing.

20" x 30" full-color poster created for retail as well as a teaching aid for interpretive programs. This artwork was also used as part of a display featuring actual honeybees with honeycombs. Responsibilities included illustration, design, copy writing, and display design, as well as supervision of printing and display construction.

2-color 11" x 17" poster and 8 1/2" x 11" flyer created as an element of promotional campaign for this special event. Additional materials were created with the same art for distribution at the event. Responsibilities included design and graphics, as well as contracting and supervision of the printing process.

1-color 3 3/4" x 8 1/2" brochure was one of a series created to promote Lake Metroparks, its facilities, and information to questions frequently asked at the park district.  Duties included illustration, copy writing, and printing supervision.

Portrait was created as portion of a full-page monthly promotional series for The News-Herald, a multi-county newspaper serving Greater Cleveland. The sample shown is of one of the paper’s editors. Other months featured sports stars and politicians.

This 11" x 17" brochure folded to 3 3/4" x 8 1/2" and provided information about the Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament/Saint Ann's Shrine highlighting gift shop items as well as soliciting donations and providing space for prayer requests.  Created this project from start to finish from concept, photography, copy writing, and camera-ready files.