My portfolio, culled from 6 years of: web design, static
& animated graphics, logo design, print design/layout, sound design for video, & illustration.

Gardner Post Logo 2018

Logo Design, Illustration

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Client? Gardner Post, of Emergency Broadcast Network. Specifications? A box with his initials; should have a three-dimensional “computer button” feel. To differentiate the logo from other lettered boxes, I punched in these custom-drawn micro-initials. The “G” reminds me of Hobo.

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Coco’s Cottage: The Website 2018

Web Design, Illustration, Photography

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Visit at www.cocoscottagewoodstock.com.

I designed and coded this website for Connecticut boutique Coco’s Cottage, the local oasis for women’s clothing, gifts, and accessories. Visual inspirations: cottage rooflines, fabric textures, non-ostentatious jewelry, clothes hangers, and cool color schemes that evoke the mood of the shop.

Site sections include About Us, Clothing, Accessories, Blog, and Hot Picks, each meant to inspire in customers the feeling that shop owner Carol Perkins knows what she is doing. (Which she does.) Please: browse.

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Genya Rocca-Owodunni: The Website 2017

Web Design, Illustration, Photography

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Visit at www.genyaro.com.

I designed and coded this website for artist Genya Rocca-Owodunni. Our preliminary discussions revealed that Genya wished her site to exude the following feelings:

• Exploration.
• Adventure.
• “Like climbing a tree for the first time... or picking up a pill bug.”
• Slightly foreign: “as if you landed somewhere unusual,” “not in your backyard,” etc.
• Natural History Museum - Trinity College Dublin; “time-consuming collection that someone obviously labored over for a long time, and other people kept it up and were generous enough to share it with the public.”

Site sections include Prints, Blog, Links, and Biography, each meant to match the mammoth effort Genya puts into her artwork. Please: browse.

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Lynn von Conta • Slipcover Advertisement 2017

Graphic Design

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This advertisement, for upholsterer Lynn von Conta, appeared in the January 2017 issue of the New England Antiques Journal. It plays on the concept of sewing patterns.

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Beta Purple Logo 2016

Logo Design

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I hesitated before adding an immediate-family project to this portfolio, but I deem the design worthy. My brother and one of his friends have spent almost a decade building a universe-spanning epic known as Beta Purple, named after a substance unique to this story. My brother has constructed dozens (if not hundreds) of playable locations on his computer, begun scripting the first film installment, and even maintained a Beta Purple Wiki.

Every wiki needs a logo. And luckily, the beta symbol has a built-in “P.”

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Kala Art Institute • Camp Kala Promotions 2016

Graphic Design, Illustration

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As an intern at Berkeley, CA’s Kala Art Institute during January and February 2016, I put my best efforts toward this image suite promoting Camp Kala, a summer program for children ages 6-17. Kala provided the course titles and basic information (instructor, dates, times, etc.) and entrusted me with the visual design. The images ultimately went out with Kala’s e-mail newsletter, and on their Facebook page.

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Bennington College Fall Orientation Logo 2015

Logo Design

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This logo traveled about the campus on the t-shirts of all the Bennington College Orientation leaders in August and September 2015. I looked to the Bennington campus’s distinctive rusty signs, not to mention the New England autumn season, for color inspiration.

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Narbis • Kickstarter Video 2015

Sound Design, Animation/Motion Graphics

Drawing on the audio-engineering skills I had gained from producing my own music, I cleared up the sound on this promotion for Narbis, a prototype pair of neurofeedback glasses, during my internship at The Fearless Group from January to February 2015. I also created the “lights out” animation at the end.

Update from the Press


The Daily Mail wrote a story on Narbis, and it includes this video.

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Short Story Readers Poster Collection 2013

Graphic Design, Illustration, Print Design

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In March 2013, the manager of the Bennington College Bookstore asked me to found a campus book club in hopes of bringing together faculty, staff, and students. When I compared short stories to “self-contained” television episodes, in that one did not have to be up to date on a larger plot to enjoy the show, we chose that format for our club. One story per week.

Short Story Readers was born. I created the format, conducted the meetings, and every Monday night transformed the Bookstore from a sea of price tags to a theatrical oasis: black sheets over shelves of course materials; chairs arranged in an oval; a giant wooden version of my Short Story Readers “logo” propped against the back wall, etc.

To promote the group, I designed the above posters.

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Nicholas Windsor Howard • Design Services

Have you ever pulled a door only to realize it must be pushed? Or struggled to read squint-worthy text? Or felt repelled by sloppy-looking things? Or wrestled with a timed sink that stops while you are still washing and forces you to rub your soapy hands all over the button that activates it? These situations have at least one thing in common: they are all consequences of poor design.

It is a designer’s job to replace these frustrations with happier moments. People remember something fondly (and return for more) when it was great in every way: easy to use, pleasing, fun, friendly, beautiful, and thoughtfully considered. I offer website design and coding, branding and logo design, icon design, print design, animation, copywriting and editing, and graphical services of all kinds (if I’ve omitted a design category here, I would be pleased to discuss it with you). I think seriously about everything I work on so the people who use it never have to.

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