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December 27, 2015

How to Preserve Old Photos Using Photoshop

We all have that box of photos that we need to scan, and restore. It can be a daunting task. This procedural

manual will demystify the process. Once scanned, you will learn how you can use some basic filters in

Photoshop to clean up your photos.

December 28, 2015

Surface Design 101

Surface design is an industry that has had marketed growth within the past five years. While there are many ways to create patterns, the use of symbols in Adobe Illustrator is one of the easiest for most design students, and creative enthusiasts. Symbols are one of the powerful tools in Illustrator and one of the most overlooked.

 

Surface Design 101: How to create patterns for surface design using symbols in Adobe Illustrator, is design to help in the process steps of using symbols to create patterns. By the end of this how-to, you will understand the uses of symbols, and how they make surface design easier. You will also know how to create symbols, how to build a basic repeat pattern, and final how to prepare the design for print onto fabric.

September 30, 2015

Celebrate Woodinville Market Campaign Overview

This is a comprehensive marketing overview for Celebrate Woodinville. In the overview you will see ads, signage, branding design, press releases etc. My role was that of brand designer, writer and editor of the document. The event beanding was designed by myself with input from the chamber, and editor of original press releases.

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