Art directed, designed and collaborated with illustrator John J. Custer on art that illustrates Texas' lack of support for legalizing medical marijuana when there are kids suffering from various illnesses that would be relieved with the use of MMJ.
Second spread of the feature.
Art directed and designed a feature on the broken state of Texas' foster care system. Illustration by John J. Custer
Art directed and designed a feature about how siblings shape each other. Photography by Steven Visneau
Art directed a feature rounding up lunch boxes for kids going back to school. Photography by Chris Plavidal
Concepted, art directed and designed a feature about the must-see works of art for kids in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Illustrations by Katie Galasso
I created the concept, produced and styled the shoot and feature for our Green Issue. Photography by Chris Plavidal
Concepted, art directed and designed a travel feature about Texas. Illustrations by Katie Galasso
Concepted, art directed and designed a feature about creating a sustainable and stylish room for your kids using local Dallas/Fort Worth resources. Photography by Kevin Dotolo. Styling by Pulp Design Studios
A feature celebrating dads in music, I concerted, produced, art directed and designed this feature about three local musician dads. Photography by Nick Prendergast
This feature won Parent Media Association's 2013 Award for Best Original Photography. I concepted, art directed and designed this feature about what happens on any given night in the ER of Children's Medical Center of Dallas. The writer, photographer and myself spent 12 hours shadowing Dr. Pamela Okada during an overnight shift, documenting the drama that ensued.
Art directed and designed this feature about a writer learning her child was gifted through writing this story, and how she learned, through experts, how to raise him. Photography by Nick Prendergast
Art directed and designed this feature on why kids cut themselves.
Art directed, styled and designed a feature on hot to get through to four types of learners. Photography by Stephen Karlisch
Designed this feature for our Health Issue about how the scars of childhood affect your adulthood. Illustration by John J. Custer.
I commissioned the photography and designed the layout for this feature of a young boy who's determined to make Dallas a better place to live, and not even afraid of bringing his ideas to the city council and to the Mayor himself. Photography by Nick Prendergast