Crafting headlines, text, graphics and colors into ads for print publication along with digital for websites and social media with single advertisements or full ad campaigns.
Here’s a look at the 2017 postcard and ad for Eagle Hardware’s “Christmas Eve at the Hardware Store” Christmas Eve worship service with their customers and neighbors. This year we wanted a warm, retro look so I took old clip art and colorized it, added fat halftones, mid-century modern fonts & design, and kicked it[...]
The 2017 Levitt Amp Denison Music Series – Music on Main – made use of advertising in newspapers and music magazines such as Dallas’ Buddy Magazine. As an added bonus, I also created web/social media post graphics for each individual concert artist. Ads were done in the same letterpress style as the posters and flyers for[...]
The promotional materials for Denison’s Doc Holliday Saints & Sinners Festival 2017 featured vintage engravings and period typography. This newspaper ad used the same graphics as the event poster and flyers. This sampling of the web/social media ads we did feature historic events or characters and involved a lot of research in old newspapers and[...]
For several years I’ve worked with the Denison Chamber of Commerce and Convention & Visitors Bureau to create advertisements marketing Denison. Publications have included Texas Highways, Texas Events Calendar, AAA magazines, Where Dallas, and many others. Every year or two I come up with a new design theme and color scheme for the annual ad campaign.[...]