Special Delivery!

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I enjoy the holidays. Like pretty much everyone else on the planet. Over the past few years I’ve worked with OnTrac and Free Range Productions on a variety of vintage card illustrations. I have enjoyed reinterpreting the delivery theme each season. This year, the client requested a truck and driver hauling a christmas tree. So I had fun drawing a juiced-up little delivery truck with nice rounded fenders and a bushy green christmas tree!

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Astro Chief

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The sun, the moon and the stars, past and the future collide in the Astro Chief; Drawing inspiration from American history and science fiction from the golden age.

I happened upon an amazing headdress through the window of a shop in Downtown Scottsdale 4 years ago. I’ve thought of it on-and-off since then, all the fine details and symbolism. Last fall I was digging through my kid’s Halloween candy stash and I spied the”warrior shooting a star” on a Tootsie pop. That blast-from-the-past sent me over the edge.

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Die Happy Letterpress Coasters

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Collaboration is something all creative professionals should try. I can’t place enough importance on flexing some creative muscle to keep your skills sharp, but it’s SO HARD to get anything done outside of your day-to-day work with deadlines and meetings…and deadlines. Corralling 3 designers to hit a (non-essential) deadline right after the holiday season? Just like herding cats. The good news? They all came through like I knew they would and we ended up with a beautiful product from a talented group.

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Dole Goes Bananas

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Young love. An instant connection made across a crowded kitchen counter top. They knew this time around, it was for real. Real yummy that is. Warm, toasty toast with peanut butter and sliced bananas, if you haven’t tried it, you’re missing out. My own hunger pangs aside, I give you retro food characters for Dole!

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Netflix Infographics

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Netflix is one of those brands I believe in. Having been a Netflix subscriber for just over 10 years now, it was a welcome change to have rental movies sent right to the house instead of fighting over what’s left on the Blockbuster video shelf. Elbowing old ladies for the last copy of Titanic is no longer necessary in this day and age. Ah, the good ol’ days.

Now that online streaming is so prevalent the Netflix viewing experience has just gotten that much better. So when I got the call to create some artwork for the brand I must admit I was excited. The timeline for this project was a doozy. Timelines can always be the Achilles heel of any cool project, but I’m not one to shy away from a challenge…

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September 11th, 2013

Sweetish Fin

The kids (and me admittedly) adored the movie “Wreck-it-Ralph”. It’s rare to find an entertaining movie the family can enjoy together, so when Fin said he’d like a Sugar Rush racer theme for his birthday party I jumped on it! … Continued


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August 30th, 2013

Bad Habits

My friend Jeremy occasionally sends me odd old photos and advertisements. One photograph in particular included 3 nuns falling down drunk on a busy street corner and it sent me down a rabbit hole of my experience with catholicism and … Continued


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August 19th, 2013

The Getaway – Pedalcraft Poster

Just be cool. It’s all about fun and nostalgia… Last week I completed my poster design for Pedalcraft Phoenix! This will be my first year attending the show and a nice wrap up to the events of Phoenix Design Week. … Continued


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July 31st, 2013

Phoenix Rising

Ok, so it’s hot as Satan’s flaming ass in Phoenix right now. I figured it would be a great time to share this recent hot project. I was called on earlier this year to collaborate on a poster for a … Continued


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July 19th, 2013

Every Which Way – Monorchid show aftermath

And just like that, it’s over It all came together the last few weeks of March. Over 60 pieces of art, on 9 walls, spanning 4 weeks in April at Monorchid gallery in downtown Phoenix. A ton of work went … Continued