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Oct
23
Denver Energy Challenge BY localflavor
Denver Energy Challenge logo

About the Program

The Denver Energy Challenge is a program created by the City and County of Denver to encourage businesses and individuals to conserve energy use. The program offers educational programs and some rebate incentives for smarter energy use and building upgrades.

My Role in this Project

I designed the logo and several collateral pieces including a window cling and web badge for participating businesses, certificates, mailers, and other event-specific pieces.

Oct
07
East Colfax 2011 Local Flavor Guide BY localflavor
East Colfax Local Flavor Guide

About the Neighborhood

This project is part of the Local Flavor Guide series produced by the Mile High Business Alliance and is a remake of the original E Colfax guide. East Colfax Avenue is the backbone of the larger Capitol Hill neighborhood in Denver. This section of East Colfax is home to a plentiful bar scene and a several fantastic live music venues such as the Odgen, Fillmore, and Bluebird Theaters.

My Role in this Project

The art direction for this guide, as always is to give a good feel of the neighborhood. The images used in each guide is a combination of photography that I shot, illustrations I drew, and some stock images. Scroll through the images above to see the finished guide and the photos I took for it.

Sep
30
West Wash Park Local Flavor Guide BY localflavor
West Wash Park Local Flavor Guide

About the Neighborhood

This project is part of the Local Flavor Guide series produced by the Mile High Business Alliance. The West Wash Park  neighborhood covers a large area of southeast Denver: Speer Blvd to I-25 and Broadway Blvd. to Downing St. West Wash Park is full of tiny pockets of businesses all nestled in by big stretches of residential area. The art direction for this guide, as always is to give a good feel of the neighborhood. Download the guide.

My Role in this Project

I designed the overall look for the guide series and each individual guide. The images used in each guide is a combination of photography that I shot, illustrations I drew, and some stock images. Click through the thumbnails above to see the finished guide and the photos I took for it.

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Aug
20
Cherry Creek North Local Flavor Guide BY localflavor
Local Flavor Guide – Cherry Creek North guide cover

About the Neighborhood

This project is part of the Local Flavor Guide series produced by the Mile High Business Alliance. The Cherry Creek North shopping district is southeast of downtown Denver, along Speer Blvd/1st Ave/Alameda Ave and the Cherry Creek trail. Cherry Creek is one of Denver’s most elite shopping districts and can also boast a strong saturation of locally owned businesses. The art direction for this guide, as always is to give a good feel of the neighborhood. Download the guide.

My Role in this Project

I designed the overall look for the guide series and each individual guide. The images used in each guide is a combination of photography that I shot, illustrations I drew, and some stock images. Click through the thumbnails above to see the finished guide and the photos I took for it.

See other Local Flavor Guides

 

Jun
28
The Internet Plan BY localflavor
The Internet Plan front cover

The Internet Plan by Mary Camacho is a book for small business owners who need a web presence but don’t know how to get started. My role in this project was book layout and illustration. In addition to the work on the book itself, I have done sales collateral for point of sale, business cards, etc.

Apr
18
Highlands Square Local Flavor Guide BY localflavor
HIghlands Square Local Flavor Guide cover

About the Neighborhood

This project is part of the Local Flavor Guide series produced by the Mile High Business Alliance. The Highlands Square neighborhood is just west across the river and up the hill from downtown Denver. The Highlands neighborhoods are full of beautiful homes and colorful businesses. It makes a great Saturday bike adventure from downtown. The art direction for this guide, as always is to give a good feel of the neighborhood. Download the guide (2011).

My Role in this Project

I designed the overall look for the guide series and each individual guide. The images used in each guide is a combination of photography that I shot, illustrations I drew, and some stock images. Click through the thumbnails above to see the finished guide and the photos I took for it.

See other Local Flavor Guides

Mar
27
Being Awesome is Awesome Fest 2011 BY localflavor
Being Awesome is Awesome fest onsite signage

About this Project

Being Awesome is AWESOME fest 2011 is an event to bring together people who have ideas, skills, and excitement about getting something awesome done. The theory is that when you gather a bunch of inspired people into the same room, good things will inevitably happen.

My Role in this Project

I designed the logo, website, and all of the print collateral for this project. The programming work for beingawesomeisawesomefest.com was done by John Larson of JPL Consulting.

Mar
15
Colorado Local First Campaign BY localflavor
Colorado Local First sticker campaign

About the Project

Colorado Local First is a public outreach campaign by the Mile High Business Alliance intended to draw attention to the decision-making process of spending money locally, first. This campaign takes different forms, the two largest being Buy Local Week and Local Flavor Guides.

My Role in this Project

Creative direction, design, illustration, photography, and copywriting

Feeling the local love and want your own schwag?

The Mile High Business Alliance has stickers and t-shirts with some of the designs. 303-872-5646.

Feb
17
MHBA General Outreach Collateral BY localflavor
Mile High Business Alliance Business Cards

About this Project

This project is an ongoing outreach campaign for the Mile High Business Alliance. It includes lots of print pieces directed towards members and potential members as well as general outreach to the public.

My Role in this Project

I do all of the design, illustration, and art direction–along with some copywriting and photography.