Birthday Portrait

Birthday Portrait

Last fall, Jimmy MacMillan–AKA head honcho at Friends Records–asked me to create a surprise birthday portrait for someone. I was pleased to do it (and it’s about time I posted it up here), so here we have local live-music documentarian and...
BAI: Editorial work, Sketches and More

BAI: Editorial work, Sketches and More

The Baltimore Academy of Illustration held its first semester this fall, and I was so happy to be one of the first students to become a part of this burgeoning community of Baltimore-area illustrators! Alex Fine, along with his colleagues  Greg Houston and Scott...
#6: Khokhloma Typography

#6: Khokhloma Typography

For these posters announcing a concert series devoted to the works of Mussorgsky, I found visual inspiration in the decorative motifs of the Russian folk-art style known as Khokhloma–rich colors and swirling florals on black laquer… opulent and...