documentary film // Alma Mater Tacoma Artist Spotlight 001 : Gillian Nordlund

#001 in our collaborative series of Artist Spotlights with Alma Mater Tacoma—this one featuring Gillian Nordlund.

“In a windowless room on the second floor of Spaceworks’ Creative House, Gillian Nordlund’s art erupts in pastel and neon bursts. She works in the corner of the small studio that she shares with her partner and fellow artist, Isaac Olsen. Fluorescent lights bounce off laminated letters spelling ‘C O M E F R I E N D I A N S’ strung triply in a banner across one wall, near a desk stacked with spools of thread, notebooks, paints, and a fortune-cookie note-adorned sewing machine that reads ‘choose your own path.’ When meeting Gillian—whose smile is as big and wild as her teased-out hair—there is never a doubt that this is her mantra…” (read more)

promo films // Tacoma Film Festival 2017

We worked with the Tacoma Film Festival once again—this year to help turn their annual poster art into moving pictures as promo videos. We combined original footage with an original score to complete the effect. The best part of this project was driving around Tacoma capturing the footage!

poster art // Lemolo’s “New Songs + Spaces” tour

We love making poster art for Lemolo and really love that our home town of Tacoma is their “New Songs + Spaces” tour kick-off!

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poster art // TIMBER! Outdoor Music Festival 2017

It’s that time of year again—sun, river, forest, and lots of face-melting pop, soul, and rock…here’s this year’s poster art we created for TIMBER! Outdoor Music Festival!

poster art // 2017 Winemaker’s Dinner at Kokomo Winery

Our friends at Kokomo Winery take their terroir seriously…we tapped into that idea with our poster art!

poster // Valentine’s Day with Lemolo

lemolo valentine

Another poster for the lovely Lemolo—this one for their upcoming Valentine’s Day show with some other badass ladies (and gentlemen) of Seattle music.

menu // Fried Egg I’m In Love

fried egg i'm in love menu

Our favorite food cart in Portland just upgraded their menu—and guess who they tapped to do the design?

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graphic art // Squeak & Squawk Music Festival

squeak squawk shirt art

The good folks behind Tacoma, WA’s Squeak & Squawk music festival are hosting a fundraiser show (featuring Widowspeak!) for which they asked me to design graphic art to be printed on shirts and posters as part of the initiative. Can you find the two S’s? The two Q’s? How about the two mice and the two birds? What else do you see…?

label // Magic Egg Dust

magic egg dust fried i'm in love

Our good Portland buddies at Fried Egg I’m In Love asked us to create custom labels for their propriety blend of spices they fondly refer to as Magic Egg Dust. We think with this bottle would both fit in and stand out on your spice shelf!