New Work: Tame Impala

Screen Shot 2015-05-29 at 3.42.33 PMI recently had the opportunity to work with Tame Impala on a gig poster for their show at The Depot in Salt Lake City, UT. The design was heavily influenced by their forthcoming album, “Currents”. If you haven’t had a chance to check out their live show yet, do it, you won’t be disappointed. There are a few prints for sale in my etsy shop. 18 x 24 two color screen print (cyan and magenta) on 100#C Cougar Opaque.

Kix Boxes on The Dieline

kixidelineWPThe Kix boxes that I worked on as a member of the Zeus Jones was recently featured on The Dieline. This was a fun project and I feel fortunate to have been a part of the amazing team at ZJ to bring these to life. The project also included a series of companion digital storybooks that can be used with the pieces from the box. The specially designed boxes were launched last fall and are available exclusively at Target.

Courtney Barnett & The War on Drugs posters in Communication Arts Illustration Annual!

caillo15I am extremely honored to have both my posters for Courtney Barnett and The War on Drugs to be included in this year’s Communication Arts Illustration Annual. The annual includes so much incredible work by some the world’s top illustrators, many of whom I greatly admire. The issue is out on newsstands now, so make sure to pick up and copy. The Courtney Barnett print is sold out but a handful of The War on Drugs prints are available in my etsy shop.

Courtney Barnett and The War on Drugs posters in HOW!

howdesign15I am extremely honored to have both my posters for Courtney Barnett and The War on Drugs to be included in this year’s HOW International Design Annual. The annual includes some of the best graphic design from around the world this the past year. The Courtney Barnett print is sold out but a handful of The War on Drugs prints are available in my etsy shop.

New Work: José González

jg_wp I recently had the opportunity to work with one of my favorite artists, José González , on a gig poster for his two night stint at The Cedar in Minneapolis. The design was heavily influenced by his new amazing album, “Vestiges & Claws”. 18 x 24 two color screen print (dark gray and white) on 100#C French Berrylicious.

Best of 2014

2014blogTime once again for my annual best of music list. These are the albums that I enjoyed most in 2014.

Check out playlists on rdio or spotify.

HONORABLE MENTION
Sharon Van Etten, Are We There
Grouper, Ruins
Vinyl Williams, Into
The Acid, Liminal
The Fresh & Only, House of Spirits
Operators, EP 1
Seekae, The Sound of Trees Falling on People
Tape Waves, Let You Go
Mutual Benefit, The Cowboy’s Prayer
Tycho, Awake
Cheatahs, S/T

Top 30 of 2014
30. Fear of Men, Loom
29. Thom Yorke, Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes
28. Beck, Morning Phase Continue reading

The War on Drugs & Courtney Barnett in Illustrators 57

My posters for The War on Drugs and Courtney Barnett were included in Society of Illustrators 57 exhibition and annual.  Needless to say, it’s quite an honor to be included among so many incredibly smart and talented world class illustrators.soIl57