Award: Published LogoLounge Vol. 11

Posted by on May 1, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Award: Published LogoLounge Vol. 11

I am honored to be recognized three years running as a top graphic designer for contributions to the world of corporate brand identity with the release of LogoLounge 11, in stores May 20! Nearly 35,000 logos were submitted for this edition of LogoLounge, making this one of their largest competitions yet. Out of those, the […]

A KISS Email Will Do

Posted by on Apr 1, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
A KISS Email Will Do

If you read my previous post in which I explain the reasons why I pick up the phone to chat to my clients about their projects, you may be under the impression that I am not a big fan of email. Even though I believe some situations require us to pick up the phone and […]

To phone, or not to phone: that is the question

Posted by on Mar 1, 2019 in Creative Process | 2 Comments
To phone, or not to phone: that is the question

I get emails all the time that ask, “Hey, how much do you charge for a logo?” I say “let’s talk” and then I hear crickets. I also get feedback from clients that read along the lines of “Hey, I like this, but can we rearrange the bottom section and then rotate the image a […]

Show me the Munny

Posted by on Feb 1, 2019 in Creative Process, Design | No Comments
Show me the Munny

Now that is money baby. Well… Munny. A Munny is a customizable vinyl toy produced by Kidrobot, and it is not to be confused with a Dunny, which is the manufactured one. Breaking out the old school tools The beauty of a Munny is that you can customize it – you can scribble on it, […]

New Year. New Look.

Posted by on Jan 7, 2019 in Creative Process | No Comments
New Year. New Look.

What better way to ring in the new year than by updating your office space?  What better way to ring in the new year than by updating your office space? I have been telling you about my studio redesign for the past weeks, and now it’s time for the reveal! When I first set up […]

Merry Christmas from the McFaddens and Our Furry Friends

Posted by on Dec 7, 2018 in Creative Process | No Comments
Merry Christmas from the McFaddens and Our Furry Friends

It is that time again…and if you know the McFaddens, then you have been the recipient of our traditional holiday cards for the last 12 years that feature our favorite little furry buddies, better known as Punky (a.k.a. Brewster) and Barney, a slightly rare pair of Main Coon Orange Tabby brothers. Our kitty guys have […]

Rex + Astro – Shop SMC Graphic Design

Posted by on Nov 1, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Rex + Astro – Shop SMC Graphic Design

LET’S PARTY! Life is best lived when you relish every moment and celebrate with everyone around you! Join Rex and Astro and take new risks, make new friends and party like there’s no tomorrow. High-five, little buddy! – Rex and Astro You’ll find many different products in every POSITIVELY IRONIC COLLECTION including prints, coffee mugs, t-shirts, stickers, phone cases, and more to […]

Clear the Mind Clutter, Empower the No, Protect the Flow

Posted by on Oct 3, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Clear the Mind Clutter, Empower the No, Protect the Flow

How do we clear the mind clutter, empower the no, and protect the flow? In a world with a million productivity apps and time saving software at our disposal, we should all be experts in time management, workflow and efficiency… right? In my last blog post, I talked about “Turning off the Noise and Turning […]

Castillo Rum Bottles

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in Uncategorized | 2 Comments
Castillo Rum Bottles

A while ago, I got to hang out with a good friend of mine in Puerto Rico. Well, not exactly… I just got to work on a packaging label for a Rum product produced in Puerto Rico. This friend happened to be Chris Sendra, a talented creative director who lead a design project that I […]

Turn off the Noise. Turn on the Focus.

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Turn off the Noise. Turn on the Focus.

Social media is a part of our lives whether we like it or not. It can be life changing. It’s a way to bring old friends together and allows you to share your world or craft like never before. It can even get you a gig and transform what you do for a living. The […]