DESIGN: The Western New York Performing Arts Guide 2009

2009 The Western New York Performing Arts Guide 2009, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. Front Cover: By using three stock photos—one to stand-in theatre (Victorian looking actor), another for music (the cello), and the last for dance (ballerinas)—I created a image expressing all the arts included in the publication. Inside Layout: Building off of […]

DESIGN: Buffalo Spree Bachelor Auction Program 2009

2009 Buffalo Spree Bachelor Auction Program 2009, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. Updating the color scheme of the logo for Buffalo Spree’s 2009 Bachelor Auction, I was tasked to create the event program listing the eligible males, their descriptions, and their date packages.

DESIGN: Secrets of Allentown Program 2008

2008 Secrets of Allentown Program 2008, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. With a supplied cover, I designed the layout of the book based on the motifs, color, and fonts displayed on it, as well as line drawings from Don Mayer. Write-ups and photos vary between full page and two page spreads depending on the […]

DESIGN: Studio Arena Theatre 2008 Season

2008 Studio Arena Theatre 2008 Season, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. With funding gone and the season canceled, Studio Arena still put on one show, a conversation with local/nationally-known actor Stephen McKinley Henderson. Only receiving small images of the actor, I was tasked to make a cover that mirrored the previous year. The inside […]

DESIGN: P2 Collaborative Conference Program 2008

2008 P2 Collaborative Conference Program 2008, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. Based off of the P2 Collaborative’s design branding and last year’s program, I designed their second annual conference book with minor tweaks, including schedules, speakers, maps, and other weekend activities.

DESIGN: Curtain Up! Program 2008

2008 Curtain Up! Program 2008, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. With a supplied cover, I designed the layout of the book based on the motifs, color, and fonts displayed on it. Opening information on event is displayed in spreads while the participating theatre information is designed two or three to a page.

DESIGN: Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts Program 2008

2008 Elmwood Avenue Festival of the Arts Program 2008, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. With a supplied poster for look, I reshaped it for the program cover and designed the layout of the book based on its motifs, color, and fonts. Information includes sponsors, supporters, artist photos and work, schedules, etc.

DESIGN: The Western New York Performing Arts Guide 2008

2008 The Western New York Performing Arts Guide 2008, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. Front Cover: All photos were taken and then manipulated in Photoshop with the same filters to keep a consistent feel throughout. Facades were then collaged in a way to keep all visible, while also making sense in its cohesive whole. […]

DESIGN: The Cosmetic Vein & Laser Center [spec]

2008 The Cosmetic Laser & Vein Center: website Wanting to get rid of their current identity logo, The Cosmetic Vein & Laser Center enlisted us to craft something with an organic feel, playing off the idea of a leaf and its vein system. Using a leaf by itself, we then incorporated in a face as […]

DESIGN: Buffalo Paranormal Society

2008 Buffalo Paranormal Society: website Wanting a representation of a buffalo, I created a silhouetted head and continued to stylize it into a ghostly, somewhat menacing look. Using elongated horns as conductors, I then placed the society’s initials in an open font to look as though they had been manifested there from whatever activity is […]

DESIGN: Studio Arena Theatre 2007 Season

2007 Studio Arena Theatre 2007 Season, published by Buffalo Spree Publishing, Inc. After the theatre supplied imagery for each performance of the season, I designed a cover that would allow for a cohesive style and maintain the images’ unique graphics. The inside pages were then laid out with a simple header and footer bar containing […]