Willamette Week
       
     
The Potlander 2019
       
     
Best New Bands 2019
       
     
The Walking Ted
       
     
The Year In Portland Food
       
     
The Year In Portland Music
       
     
Rogues of the Week
       
     
The Ladies Madonna
       
     
Oregon Beer Awards
       
     
Candidates Gone Wild
       
     
Spin City
       
     
Get Busy
       
     
Get Busy
       
     
Free Pile #1
       
     
Free Pile #2
       
     
Free Pile #3
       
     
Willamette Week
       
     
Willamette Week

I’ve done just about everything there is to do at Portland’s Willamette Week alt-weekly newspaper. Here is but a small collection of examples.

The Potlander 2019
       
     
The Potlander 2019

Willamette Week’s annual cannabis magazine, available both for free around town, and for sale at Powell’s Books in Portland.

I served as art director for this magazine, working closely with cannabis photographer Ian Stout, and basically taking the entire project from conception to completion from a design / production standpoint.

Best New Bands 2019
       
     
Best New Bands 2019

Cover design and lede story design and layout for Willamette Week’s annual Best New Band issue.

The Walking Ted
       
     
The Walking Ted

“Zombification” of Portland mayor Ted Wheeler, using advanced Photoshop skills.

The Year In Portland Food
       
     
The Year In Portland Food

2015 year-end recap, illustrated in ink w/ digital coloring.

The Year In Portland Music
       
     
The Year In Portland Music

2015 year-end recap, illustrated in ink w/ digital coloring.

Rogues of the Week
       
     
Rogues of the Week

Label illustrations based on the aesthetics of Rogue Brewery’s products. Labels were then digitally “wrapped” around bottles to produce realistic products.

The Ladies Madonna
       
     
The Ladies Madonna

Illustrated paper doll layout to celebrate Madonna’s performance in Portland. The paper doll is fully-functional!

Oregon Beer Awards
       
     
Oregon Beer Awards

Promotional poster for Willamette Week’s annual beer event.

Candidates Gone Wild
       
     
Candidates Gone Wild

Promotional poster for Willamette Week’s wacky political event.

Spin City
       
     
Spin City

Map of “new-ish” record shops in Portland, integrated into the layout. We make lots of maps at Willamette Week.

Get Busy
       
     
Get Busy

Page layout for weekly events in Portland.

Get Busy
       
     
Get Busy

Alternate layout for a requisite “Pride” issue.

Free Pile #1
       
     
Free Pile #1

Short-lived comic published in Willamette Week, illustrated and co-written by me.

Free Pile #2
       
     
Free Pile #2
Free Pile #3
       
     
Free Pile #3