Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Escape Room Posters

I completed three posters commissioned by an Escape Room Company on the west coast. They provided photos of there actor for the photo manipulations. These were used for hints in solving puzzles so the text and imagery was very specific.


Friday, February 19, 2016

Playing With Pixels

I've never done pixel art before and figured I'd take a stab at it. 



Friday, February 5, 2016

The Dog Warrior!

Finally finished my latest illustration, the "The Dog Warrior". It's a self portrait of me riding my Boston Terrier with my Parrot and a beer stein. This is another addition to my series of "Warriors Riding Giant Beasts". Hope you all dig it.




Tuesday, February 2, 2016

How to Implement an Effective UX Design Strategy

Had an article published in GIS Lounge concerning User Experience Design, check it out:
http://www.gislounge.com/how-to-implement-an-effective-ux-design-strategy/

A little sample:
"A designer’s voice on the relevance of User Experience (UX) design in modern GIS application development from Aaron Woodard,Timmons Group.  
There are many examples of elements in everyday life that are perfectly constructed but fail when it comes to usability. Have you ever tried to put together a piece of furniture and found the directions to be overly confusing? Or have you ever been driving around town and found an intersection particularly awkward? Those are examples of bad User Experience Design.  Just like a printed document or road sign may lead to a bad experience, so can a web or mobile application. Applications can be great functionally with all the necessary tools, but can provide a horrible overall user experience...."