Interviews

Moments spent making and expounding on my process and handcrafted human interest stories. For a look at polished videos from some of my favorite projects, visit Final Projects. For industry shoptalk and conference schedules, visit Podcasts & Lectures.


STAY GROUNDED

After four years of dedicating my career and waking energy to food typography, I decided to revisit and invigorate my first love. Serif helps me speculate about the future and reminisce about the journey through this industry mainstay.

Video by Serif.


HUMBLE [PIE] BEGINNINGS

Three years ago I found myself broke, rashy, and abandoned by my lone client. After a hot bath and some soul searching, I stumbled headlong into dimensional typography and never looked back.

Video by Bookbag Video.


Food Type for Fox News Cleveland

Fox Cleveland was curious about my unusual occupation, enough to send video journalist David Bradford to document a day with me and my sticky fingers. Light hands made quick work of a large chocolatey poster and a quick time lapse. 2 min 42 sec

View the sweetest final Type-aholic poster.


Food for Thought

Target's notable art director, Allan Peters, posted a "Call to Art" for various lettering artists to submit portfolios for a freelance opportunity with the retail giant. My work was selected and transformed into a full social media campaign when the creative team chose to fly me in to document my process on eleven pieces. 1 min 18 sec

Visit Vimeo for the director's cut of the mini documentary and the Target I and Target II for the final pieces.


AAF Cincinnati Addys Get Crafty

Landor had effervescent visions for their contribution to the Cincinnati's Addys and crafted the award show around local brewery, Moerlein Taproom. The firm approached me to create an identity out of brew based materials, which were recorded and clipped into this sassy video. 1 min 23 sec

See the final imagery for the Addy Posters.


WMC Makers Interview

GO Media's new video series highlights remarkable makers and designers that inspire and motivate us to create greatness. Episode one captured me in my natural environment, Columbus, both about town and in an intimate home studio interview to promote my WMC Food and Dimensional Typography Workshop.