Vaporwave music is modern electronic music created from the analog music of the 80's and 90's. Vaporwave Art is similar but tends to sample later towards the 90's. While in the backroom of a grocery store I snapped a picture of a crate of reissued Crystal Pepsi. To increase the Vaporwave Aesthetic I tinted it pink and purple, added a popular 90's slogan that is both applicable and for a different product (Jucy Fruit, "The Juice is Loose"), then saved the image as a gif to impart texture reminiscent of websites from the 90's.
This is the cover I made for a Christmas single by Das Freakout. They consider themselves a messy, experimental music group, so I made a "messy photoshop" of the original album by Merle Haggard on top of a image of robots, then saved it as a low resolution Gif to add artifacts and texture.
The Santa Rampage is where you dress like Santa and bike around to breweries in Minneapolis. Here are the posters I made for the last three years.
CH.3 TV is a not-so-serious news channel created by the Emmy award winning actor, editor, and multi instrumentalist Sam Heyn. I'm usually found behind the camera or doing graphic work for the channel. Today I'm in front of the camera in what YouTube user Greenpro2009 describes as, "the best ghost pepper-eating video I've ever seen. I laughed with the first hiccups and haven't stopped for 10 minutes. This needs to be seen by millions!!" #ghostpepperchallenge #ghostpepper
In July's edition of Minnesota Parent Magazine you'll find the puzzle I designed for Marbles: The Brain Store!
Learning geography, especially the U.S. states and their capitals, can actually be a pretty cool activity for kids, starting as
Thank you Sara Dorison, Editor of Minnesota Parent Magazine, and thank you Marbles.