Seeing Simplicity in the Complex

Seeing Simplicity in the Complex

Photorealistic illustrations have the capacity to cause viewers a great sense of awe, while designers see an intricate use of simple shapes used to create a realistic looking object. This camera image was made using Adobe Illustrator, yet it looks like a very real...
“R2d2 It Is You!”

“R2d2 It Is You!”

Creating an icon set has many challenges, the first being finding the creativity to launch and spark ideas to fill the pages of my sketch book, view accurate photograph references, and create each image.  I started with some basic sketches, studying an entirely...
Turning the Tide of Creation

Turning the Tide of Creation

Boredom, the key to creativity! We are surrounded by a world trying to eradicate boredom, whether that be through Netflix, phones, tv, music, etc. In this post I take a set of icons and identify what brings them together and what process the creator assumedly went...
“That’s No Moon”

“That’s No Moon”

While scrolling through various images and illustrations, this one really stuck out to me as one that was simple and yet told so much. The image itself tells a story without saying any words. I have come to understand that this is one element that makes a key...