Pattern Project

Hexagon Patterns

Posted by on Nov 26, 2015 in Pattern Project | Comments Off on Hexagon Patterns

Hexagon Patterns

I’ve been wanting to spend more time developing my illustration skills, and after an inspiring trip to HOW 2012 in Boston I got the jump start I was looking for. Last year, I did a bunch of reading about personal style and determined that my personal style is Classic. The classic style clothing, accessories, and paper crafts that I saw in some Boston shops got stuck in my head. I started a pattern illustration project based on a classic-preppy-nautical theme. This hexagon pattern was the first one I made, in a variety of color...

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Tessellate repeating pattern for Phoenix Design Week

Posted by on Feb 24, 2015 in My Blog, Pattern Project | Comments Off on Tessellate repeating pattern for Phoenix Design Week

Tessellate repeating pattern for Phoenix Design Week

Although I wouldn’t label all of my work as minimalist, it is heavily informed by many of the same principles. Perhaps this comes from my background in graphic design. I appreciate the elegance of minimalism in the same way an engineer would appreciate the simplicity and efficiency of a well-designed machine with no redundant or extraneous parts. However, minimalism seems to be a style that many people don’t get. Some may view it as purely esoteric, but I also wonder if people mistake simplicity for lack, failing to see just how much artistry...

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Nautical Patterns

Posted by on Aug 26, 2012 in My Blog, Pattern Project | Comments Off on Nautical Patterns

Nautical Patterns

This blue pattern is an abstraction of an anchor shape

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