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I wanted a tactile way to display my projects, so I designed this physical portfolio. I made a scale vector drawing of how I wanted the front to look, then had it laser-cut from...
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Friendsgiving
California State University of San Bernardino has a large number of international and out-of-town students. Not all of these students are able to visit their families during the holidays, so Associated Students Inc. decided...
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The front of the new product design.
Bradford Tonic is an all natural health drink that was in need of a rebranding, so I decided to create a conceptual redesign. My focus was for the drink’s packaging to be clean and...
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Karaoke at the Blue Coyote Logo
The Blue Coyote is the campus pub at CSUSB. The pub needed a logo designed for the karaoke nights they were going to start hosting. I suggested that the event be called “Pub Karaoke” and...
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Inspired by the captivating episode of 99% Invisible, I designed a Virtual Reality rendition of the mysterious Heydon Pavilion. This otherworldly structure was designed in real life by Joseph Kinnebrew for his friends Rita...
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In response to a creative prompt titled, “Your Process for Making Toast,” I came up with the idea of creating a series of instructional images that would illustrate an absurd way to make one...
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The National Innovative Communities Conference (NICC) is an annual event that brings together community leaders across education, law enforcement, and local government to promote strategies that foster healthy communities. Over the course of 24...
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This project reimagined a small cafe & bakery looking to expand into a national chain. Bageltopia specializes in artisan bagels, pastries, sandwiches, and single-origin coffee. Their new identity moves away from a “mom and pop”...
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The CNCT intelliPLUG is a smart plug built on three simple concepts: premium features, user-friendliness, and affordability. The aim of this conceptual project was to redesign the packaging to better reflect these ideas. White and...
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The Murillo Family Observatory is a research facility located on the campus of California State University, San Bernardino. The facility provides many projects for students to get involved in, as well as quarterly events...
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Every year Associated Students Incorporated puts together a planner for the students of California State University, San Bernardino. I was the lead designer for the 2017 – 2018 school year planner. Inside the planners, we advertise...
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Salsa Muerte (death sauce) is an authentic salsa picante that prides itself on being “too hot for gringos to handle.” The design for this conceptual project was inspired by traditional Mexican art and Hispanic-American...
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A personal project of mine. I wanted to explore the concepts of abstraction and surrealism, while focusing on the tension between order and disorder. The result is a short, somewhat David Lynchian, motion graphic. Best viewed with sound turned...
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Impact 23 is an annual educator’s conference. The name comes from the idea of educators impacting their students for the other 23 hours of the day that they are not in their classroom. The...
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I designed this patch as part of a series of designs for the Tracks 2017 Alternative Spring Break Trip to New Orleans. I wanted to capture the loose energetic feeling of the city, while...
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A conceptual commercial for Amazon’s line of Kindle e-readers. The commercial captures the excitement one feels when reading. In the commercial, words literally jump off the page (or screen in this case) and come...