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The Living History Event and More: ACFL&MH News

We’ve just published another newsletter, just in time for the Civil War Sesquicentennial Living History Event on April 28. Usually my designs for this customer are saturated with color and detail to best describe the events and historical nature of

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The Living History Event and More: ACFL&MH News

We’ve just published another newsletter, just in time for the Civil War Sesquicentennial Living History Event on April 28. Usually my designs for this customer are saturated with color and detail to best describe the events and historical nature of

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A Job Well Done: ACFL&MH Winter Newsletter

The Chartiers Valley Partnership has achieved its mission, the long-time executive director (and good friend) leaves, new staff joins and other rearrange to new positions; it’s a milestone of achievement in the capital campaign and the master plan for the

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A Job Well Done: ACFL&MH Winter Newsletter

The Chartiers Valley Partnership has achieved its mission, the long-time executive director (and good friend) leaves, new staff joins and other rearrange to new positions; it’s a milestone of achievement in the capital campaign and the master plan for the

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A Gala Tribute to Joe Negri at ACFL&MH

The 2011 benefit for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is a gala tribute to jazz legend Joe Negri, a Pittsburgh native, including jazz performers Maureen Budway, Roger Humphries, Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones. Hard to believe it’s

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A Gala Tribute to Joe Negri at ACFL&MH

The 2011 benefit for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is a gala tribute to jazz legend Joe Negri, a Pittsburgh native, including jazz performers Maureen Budway, Roger Humphries, Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones. Hard to believe it’s

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Post Card for Joe Negri Gala

The 2011 benefit for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is a gala tribute to jazz legend Joe Negri, a Pittsburgh native, including jazz performers Maureen Budway, Roger Humphries, Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones. This design is also

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Post Card for Joe Negri Gala

The 2011 benefit for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is a gala tribute to jazz legend Joe Negri, a Pittsburgh native, including jazz performers Maureen Budway, Roger Humphries, Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones. This design is also

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Carnegie, a Town and its Library: ACFL&MH News

We’ve just finished another newsletter, bigger than ever, and just in time for the Civil War Sesquicentennial Living History Weekend on April 30. It’s also the 110th birthday of the Library’s opening on May 2, 1901. After all the full-color

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Carnegie, a Town and its Library: ACFL&MH News

We’ve just finished another newsletter, bigger than ever, and just in time for the Civil War Sesquicentennial Living History Weekend on April 30. It’s also the 110th birthday of the Library’s opening on May 2, 1901. After all the full-color

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Parkinson Foundation of Western PA Newsletter

I’m very pleased to have begun working with this organization at the beginning of 2011, like a gift for the new year. They’ve been producing a newsletter for some years, so for this, my first newsletter designed for the organization,

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Parkinson Foundation of Western PA Newsletter

I’m very pleased to have begun working with this organization at the beginning of 2011, like a gift for the new year. They’ve been producing a newsletter for some years, so for this, my first newsletter designed for the organization,

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Teacher Certificate for 3rd Street Yoga

The client, and also my yoga teacher, not only hosts regular yoga classes but is also a licensed yoga teacher-training school. The certification board stipulated a certificate that could not be easily reproduced to give to her students. I used

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Teacher Certificate for 3rd Street Yoga

The client, and also my yoga teacher, not only hosts regular yoga classes but is also a licensed yoga teacher-training school. The certification board stipulated a certificate that could not be easily reproduced to give to her students. I used

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Allegheny Valley School “Perspectives” Newsletter

Just in time for the Super Bowl, we finished Allegheny Valley School’s winter edition of Perspectives. 2010 was their 50th Anniversary of serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and while the 50th is considered the “golden anniversary”,

AVS Perspectives

Allegheny Valley School “Perspectives” Newsletter

Just in time for the Super Bowl, we finished Allegheny Valley School’s winter edition of Perspectives. 2010 was their 50th Anniversary of serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and while the 50th is considered the “golden anniversary”,

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Two-color Design: Monroeville Program Book

It’s time for the winter catalog of classes for this customer and once again it’s two-color design with heavy text formatting; I like variety in my design assignments. One of the colors will be black, what other color best describes

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Two-color Design: Monroeville Program Book

It’s time for the winter catalog of classes for this customer and once again it’s two-color design with heavy text formatting; I like variety in my design assignments. One of the colors will be black, what other color best describes

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Stahl Plumbing and Heating, Spot Color Design

For years this piece was only two spot colors, maybe three on one side. Now with full-color digital printing affordable for just about everyone we’ve been converting all the older layouts to full-color layouts. We actually liked the colorful nature

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Stahl Plumbing and Heating, Spot Color Design

For years this piece was only two spot colors, maybe three on one side. Now with full-color digital printing affordable for just about everyone we’ve been converting all the older layouts to full-color layouts. We actually liked the colorful nature

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Pittsburgh Laundry Event Invitation

Not everything is a masterpiece, supports a cause, furthers the arts or involves nearly every skill you have, but that doesn’t mean the customer doesn’t expect you to take it seriously and design a piece that will inspire customers to

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Pittsburgh Laundry Event Invitation

Not everything is a masterpiece, supports a cause, furthers the arts or involves nearly every skill you have, but that doesn’t mean the customer doesn’t expect you to take it seriously and design a piece that will inspire customers to

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ALT Advertisement

This customer had the opportunity to advertise in a program for an event sponsored by the organization they had assisted in conserving a parcel of land on Mt. Washington, just above downtown Pittsburgh. I used an aerial photo we’d used

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ALT Advertisement

This customer had the opportunity to advertise in a program for an event sponsored by the organization they had assisted in conserving a parcel of land on Mt. Washington, just above downtown Pittsburgh. I used an aerial photo we’d used

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Two-color Design for Course Catalog

Once full-color printing became affordable, no one wanted to use spot colors anymore—but for about half of my career as a designer, that’s what we had to design with. Creating an attractive one-, two- or three-color layout is still a

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Two-color Design for Course Catalog

Once full-color printing became affordable, no one wanted to use spot colors anymore—but for about half of my career as a designer, that’s what we had to design with. Creating an attractive one-, two- or three-color layout is still a

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Post Card for the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at ACFL&MH

This is a general use post card I designed for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall’s Civil War Room, “The Capt. Thos. Espy Post No. 153 of the Grand Army of the Republic”. The room was recently renovated

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Post Card for the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at ACFL&MH

This is a general use post card I designed for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall’s Civil War Room, “The Capt. Thos. Espy Post No. 153 of the Grand Army of the Republic”. The room was recently renovated

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Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall Newsletter

We just finished up the summer issue of this biannual newsletter for one of my favorite places. I designed the 12-page two-color newsletter, and all photos are mine except as noted. The big story is the renovation and reopening of

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Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall Newsletter

We just finished up the summer issue of this biannual newsletter for one of my favorite places. I designed the 12-page two-color newsletter, and all photos are mine except as noted. The big story is the renovation and reopening of

Quarterly E-newsletter From My Studio

My quarterly e-newsletter encompasses not only what happens in my art studio and Portraits of Animals store, but also in my work as a graphic designer and web designer, a photographer and writer and other disciplines that utilize design, writing

Quarterly E-newsletter From My Studio

My quarterly e-newsletter encompasses not only what happens in my art studio and Portraits of Animals store, but also in my work as a graphic designer and web designer, a photographer and writer and other disciplines that utilize design, writing