I’ve begun a happy relationship with the amazing innovators and passionate coffee-lovers of Slayer Espresso. This is a glimpse into the first product of that connection. They asked me to create a one-off t-shirt for their new product, Slayer Steam. A shirt that people would want to buy. Something secretive, subversive, something so very Slayer.Read More
One for the PNW boys of the Collared Shirt Krew: Jacob Ruff, Chris Clappé, Zach Hoffner, and Tyler Johnson—the ones I've had the pleasure to hang out with anyway. In a nutshell, they do sick tricks. Yes, I said 'sick'. The illustration started (back in May) as a simple exercise to gain a better appreciation for these blackletter forms and it completely worked. I'm in love.
I only say paradise because that's where I was amongst all of these swashes and fonts. It's true, my nerdiness knows no end. Super stoked I got to go crazy on this for an awesome band I've been lucky to work with on multiple occasions. As soon as I can get ahold of a shirt or at least pictures of them, I'll put it up. Maybe we can all snag one.Read More
I will not be attending RISD. I have said this before but so far as I can see it, I will not be saying it again & I am at peace. The following are very personal excerpts from my journal, pieces of my intellectual and spiritual journey through this decision, and the story to tie the pieces together. Letters to God. It doesn't matter what you believe; this story is mine and I hope its transparency displays truth—objective and undeniable. There's no way I can tell this and omit God and I wouldn't want to. In the past, that notion might've scared me but I've grown and I find a bit of humor in the inescapability of it now. He knows me well.Read More