Pittsburgh Civic Visions Research

This semester at Carnegie Mellon I’ve been fortunate to work with professor Dan Lockton as a research assistant. The project that I am working on is called Pittsburgh Civic Visions, on a team that includes Dan, myself, Ashlesha Dhotey, Nehal Vora,two other design masters candidates and Silvia Mata-Marin, a… Read More

Introducing the Embrace Health HPV Campaign

The Embrace Health HPV Campaign is a complete, self-contained program aiming to increase HPV Vaccination rates on college campuses. Hajira Qazi, a fellow graduate student, and I researched and designed this program as a part of our Visual Communications Studio at Carnegie Mellon University.  Our client was the Allegheny County… Read More

Drawing babies is a challenge

watercolor baby

  In response to the prompt “Childhood”, I drew a small child and parent.  Then I experimented with using both watercolor and layers of different paper textures to create a rich image.  Watercolor was done by hand, scanned, and then my own paper textures added in Photoshop.

Happy Chinese New Year!

A new, quick illustration created for the participatory blog Illustration Friday.  The theme of the week was “Mystery”.  I used a photo from my trip up E’Mei Mountain, a sacred Buddhist mountain in Sichuan province.  I wanted to evoke the sense of mystery and delight I felt when… Read More

Orthodox Sexpert Bat Sheva Marcus

Lenny Letter (the email newsletter of Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner), published an interview between Amy Kellner and Orthodox Jewish sex therapist Bat Sheva Marcus and hired me to create an accompanying image.  With my illustration, I hoped to highlight a moment in Jewish tradition that is traditionally the… Read More

Infographic for Illinois Legal Aid Online

For this non-profit’s year-end donor appeal email campaign, I was hired to create a flowchart “quiz”.  Due to concerns about celebrities’ publicity rights, I was asked not do do representational portraits of Steve Jobs, Malala Yousefzai or Kanye West, so I had to come up with another way… Read More

Golden beets

One of my favorite fall finds at the farmers market.  I really can’t get enough of them, including the green tops which are also really sweet! This vector drawing will be a part of a new illustration commission I’m working on.  Stay tuned for final art!  

InfusionSoft flow chart

I’m thrilled to announce that a flow chart I made for InfusionSoft is now live on their blog.  You can take a look here: http://www.infusionsoft.com/blog/let-flowchart-tell-you-if-your-business-needs-blog. This was such a fun project, I can’t wait to do more watercolor flow charts!