2017, Photoshop/Illustrator. Logo for MTAC’s 18th year theme, “18th Battalion”. War is hell. There should be a lot less of it, to say the least. But there is a lot of anime about war, and about the eternal struggle of humankind — our own personal wars within our hearts and minds. Originally going for a more Western-familiar and […]
2016, sumi ink on rice paper, Adobe Illustrator. Logo for MTAC’s 17th year theme, “Haiku” — 17 syllables. This logo was created by scanning in and assembling strokes created on rice paper with sumi ink, then vectorizing them. More unused symbols were created in this way as well. Please view how the logo’s used in the reveal video: […]
2015, Adobe Illustrator. I did the theme logo for MTAC 2016 — video games! The logo evokes a retro feel (think Pac-Man or Mega Man) while maintaining a crisp modern aesthetic. It also includes knock-out and flat versions. Its creation included a lot of variations at first… It’s easy to imagine such a logo animated — […]
2013, Photoshop. A work-in-progress design comp for the MTAC 2014 website theme. Keeping with large use of the year’s theme (love) and colors (pink and sky blue), this new general layout for the homepage was aimed to create a more useful and dynamic display of information to visitors, which could easily be updated as well […]
A cute, cartoonishly detailed theme logo I created as Visual Communications Coordinator for Middle Tennessee Anime Convention. This is for MTAC’s 2014 theme, “love”. It flourishes with cherry blossom petals, a powerful visual in Japan often used in love-oriented anime.
2012. As Visual Communications Coordinator, I collaborated with Middle Tennessee Anime Convention’s marketing team to create promotional design pieces for MTAC Omega, their 2012 theme. This included: Flyers Web Ads and Graphics Signage On-Location Convention Guide Layout The Website The “end of the world” theme is seen in a lot of anime and was highlighted […]