Bon Jovi. Yes, Bon Jovi.

Posted on Mar 18, 2013 in Design, Illustration, Lettering

Because of a kind mention from Jeri Heiden at Smog (design) I worked on some tour logos for the rock band Bon Jovi. Thank you, Jeri. Excitable boy that I am, I jumped into high gear with what I thought were some cool visual ideas. Alas- they go to the digital file cabinet unused. The […]

Green Day: The Ultimate Unauthorized History and UXB the Font!

Posted on Mar 18, 2013 in Art, Design, Fonts

So I’m walking through the local bookstore the other day and whoa! Green Day book cover…nice. Even better they use my font UXB through out, both UXB Stencil and UXB Spray! I mean they used it on every chapter heading, cover and everywhere. Dookie!¬†First time to see one of my fonts out in the wild. […]

Sugarbang and Surf Music!

Posted on Nov 15, 2012 in Design, Fonts

Hugh Brown, of Heavy Industries, sends me this cover artwork that uses astroluxtype’s Sugarbang for the title font. Thank you, Hugh. You’re so rad, dude.

3D Printing at Home with Makerbot Machines

Posted on Sep 13, 2012 in Design, Stuff

Totally fascinated with this new technology. Wired Magazine’s October issue is “The Design Issue.” Check it out for a large in depth report on what’s coming. Like making parts for a broken washing machine control in your home office. Or toys that your kids design. Print them out in 3D and its playtime. CLICK

The New 52. DC Comics The New Number Ones. My Two.

Posted on Aug 27, 2012 in Comics, Design

It was great to be part of The New 52 last year, long time client DC Comics called and asked me to work on a couple logos. Here’s my contribution.

Rolls Royce Lego Jet Engine.

Posted on Jul 10, 2012 in Design, The Other Stuff

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eCrash-my new email promotions.

Posted on Jun 18, 2012 in Design, Illustration, Stuff

In 09 I was doing some promotions, that I believe very few people actually had before their eyes. It ecrashed (ended) a few months later. To remedy that I offer these for your viewing pleasure (and somewhat my own.) Click to enlarge, for all the glorious details. At some point I will be back to […]

TV Title Design LA Times Magazine Poll

Posted on Jan 25, 2012 in Design, Television

LA Times Magazine has a great overview of the 50 Greatest TV opening titles. Some great designs in one of the most interesting specialties in the communication arts. Check it out with this link: http://www.latimesmagazine.com/2012/01/50-main-titles-19902011.html Part One! Wow! http://www.latimesmagazine.com/2011/09/50-main-titles.html

Steinweiss Script by Michael Doret

Posted on Apr 22, 2011 in Design, Fonts

Michael Doret, friend and world renowned graphic designer recently released this most beautiful script font through My Fonts.com. Steinweiss Script influenced by the hand lettering of the early (1930’s-1940’s) record sleeve designer Alex Steinweiss is delightful in its playfulness. Both designers shine in this wonderful homage. Check it out in depth at My Fonts, better […]