While spending an extended time with family in the U.S. I came across a pro bono project. An art teacher wanted to make infographic instructions for her class. Although I have access to graphic programs like Illustrator
Designer at Barn i stan AB
For about 2 ½ years I worked at Barn i stan AB as a layoutartist, image editor, web administrator and designer “handyman”. Starting out as a paper magazine in 2004, it was an information source for family friendly activities. Today the business has expanded to providing this
Why spacing out is so important
I used to be the queen of spacing out. You know when your eyes just wander off into any given direction and your mind wanders? A couple of minutes later I’d always return to earth with new found energy, focus and, more often than not, an idea. At my most recent position I got caught […]
The pleasures of sewing your own clothes
Fashion is fun and cool and all, but for me it’s always been more important to feel good in what I wear. My clothes very often match my mood. It’s hard to wear dark colores in the summer and bright colors in the winter. When I’m feeling blue I tend to wear black. And when […]
Customized illustration with marker pens
I made this as part of a wedding gift recently; a marker pen drawing of the newlywed’s dog, their first “baby”. I included symbols that pertained to the dog; his stuffed animal toy the fox, dog treats, a graduate’s cap from when he graduated doggy training. He also
Designing a new theme for DesigningTara
Change can be kinda nice. And fun, too! DesigningTara.com got a new suit, to match the superhero themed business cards I designed a while back, and also to make it easier for you, the reader, to get an overview of my work alongside my interests, since the website is now more “bloggie”. I had my webguy build
I’ve always liked smart and different looking business cards. Ones that say something about…
I love the idea of a drawing challenge; to draw something everyday for a month, be it by hand or digitally.
Poster for ad campaign
My copywriter friend needed me to illustrate his ad campaign for scooterMAN.
Magazine cover design
If my CV was a magazine cover – what would it say?