September Puppet Patter
September Puppet Patter

The Puppet Patter is the newsletter for the Chicagoland Puppetry Guild. This was the September issue and how it used to look.

New Puppet Patter
New Puppet Patter

With a new logo in place, the newsletter's masthead needed to be revamped. After arranging the logo and text several times, it was decided that this would be the new masthead for the publication. You may notice a similarity between the previous image and this one. This was used only as a mock-up and will be in place on the next issue.

Post Card
Post Card

This two sided post card was designed for the clients upcoming performance.

DVD Cover Demonstration
DVD Cover Demonstration

This was used as a demonstration project for the creation of a DVD cover.

Florida DVD Case
Florida DVD Case

This design was created for the Florida DVD presentation. Images for the front and back were gathered and some altered to fit the need of the design.

Cereal Box Design 1
Cereal Box Design 1

This was used as a demonstration project for the use of templates in InDesign. After the artwork was gathered and created in either Photoshop or Illustrator, they were placed into the "Cereal Box Template." Text was added. The color bars and UPC were also created from scratch in InDesign.

Cereal Box Design 2
Cereal Box Design 2

This was used as a demonstration project for the use of templates in InDesign. After the artwork was gathered and created in either Photoshop or Illustrator, they were placed into the "Cereal Box Template." Text was added. The color bars and UPC were also created from scratch in InDesign.

Cereal Box Design 3
Cereal Box Design 3

This was used as a demonstration project for the use of templates in InDesign. After the artwork was gathered and created in either Photoshop or Illustrator, they were placed into the "Cereal Box Template." Text was added. The color bars and UPC were also created from scratch in InDesign.

Glen Crest Reads - Fantasy Poster
Glen Crest Reads - Fantasy Poster

Posters were created for Glen Crest Middle School (Glen Ellyn, IL) Read Program. Digital images were sent and a general theme given. This is the original photo for the "Fantasy" poster.

Converted Image for Poster
Converted Image for Poster

The background was removed and the image changed to grayscale.

Addition of Artwork
Addition of Artwork

Artwork was placed in the image to promote the theme and add interest to the final product.

Fantasy Poster
Fantasy Poster

The finished artwork was placed into the layout and a title was added that coincided with the theme of the poster.

Glen Crest Reads Poster
Glen Crest Reads Poster

"Don't be Afraid to Read"

Glen Crest Reads Poster
Glen Crest Reads Poster

Poster for the Photography Club

Glen Crest Reads Poster
Glen Crest Reads Poster

Survive Reading

Personal Poster
Personal Poster

This poster was designed for our 10th wedding Anniversary.

Elliot Moone
Elliot Moone

This fictitious post card promotes a concert by the Elliot Moone Jazz Ensemble (also fictitious). The "Music Under The Stars" logo was created by me, as were the logos for the sponsors.

Montana Skies
Montana Skies

This post card is for the second in the concert series. This group plays country, and bluegrass music.

Business As Usual
Business As Usual

This group is a cover band that plays adult contemporary music.

InDesign