Loud and clear

Loud and clear

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in blog, marketing | 2 Comments

Most of the time, my designs have to work on a pretty small scale (think smartphones and business cards). So you can imagine my excitement when I got to create Tideline’s Clear Channel Outdoor campaign, which would appear on giant billboards and numerous bus shelters around San Francisco and Berkeley.

Fold out fun

Fold out fun

Posted by on Dec 7, 2015 in blog, marketing | No comments

Check out my latest print design piece for Kourtney Sellers! Kourtney wanted to create an eye-catching, self-promo she could mail to photo editors and art buyers. She gave me carte blanche to create something awesome, which is pretty easy to do when you have such great photos to work with!

Kourtney Sellers rocks

Kourtney Sellers rocks

Posted by on Aug 14, 2013 in marketing, news | No comments

I had the pleasure of working with the uber-talented Kourtney Sellers again, this time designing her fall Workbook spread.

7 tips for freelancers

7 tips for freelancers

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in advice, blog, marketing, social media | 2 Comments

It’s hard to believe Bright Spot Studio has been in full swing for nearly six months now (time flies when you’re having fun)! It’s been incredibly exhilarating, stressful and fulfilling all at the same time, and I can’t imagine doing anything else.

Connecting the dots

Connecting the dots

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in advice, blog, marketing, social media | 9 Comments

I just landed a new client this week (woo hoo!), which got me thinking about the common saying, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.”

Grace, love and bookmarks

Grace, love and bookmarks

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in blog, marketing, news | No comments

I designed business cards that doubled as bookmarks for friend and client Grace Ogden of Grace Productions for distribution during her event featuring spiritual author Marianne Williamson.

Kourtney Sellers lets kids be kids

Kourtney Sellers lets kids be kids

Posted by on Sep 5, 2012 in blog, marketing, news | No comments

I just helped photo edit and design the Workbook spread of uber-talented Chicago photographer Kourtney Sellers. Her specialty is children, but she also shoots families, food and portraits (in fact, she took mine). She has a special gift with children, which comes through in her photography. “I love letting kids be kids,” she told me. […]

Luxe Photography Facebook redesign

Luxe Photography Facebook redesign

Posted by on Aug 20, 2012 in marketing, news, redesign, social media | No comments

After redesigning Luxe Photography’s website, owner Brian Sirimaturos asked me to redesign his company’s Facebook banner. It was an important piece of his marketing strategy, and it didn’t match his new, modern visual identity. Before … After! The new cover image incorporates the ribbon motif, color palette and modern aesthetic I had infused into his […]