Design studio focused on book design, illustration, and environment design




Design for the printed page

In addition to the cover design and photography and interior layout, we also created a video to help author Elise Knobloch tell her audience about the book.

Moses and Joshua encounter God in mystery: a burning bush; a stranger with a drawn sword. This cover design attempts to capture some of that wonder and awe.

I was commissioned to create a series of posters celebrating South Dakota’s contributions to, and memorable events of, the Golden Age of Baseball. The goal was to create a unified set of posters (24 x 36″) that would invite the viewer to explore events and teams in South Dakota’s rich but often forgotten baseball history. […]

There’s a lot of value in play, in exploring and experimentation. Inktober is a sort of yearly online festival that gives artists and illustrators a public invitation to draw one composition each day for the month of October. These illustrations presented here are the result of my Inktober explorations.

In an article about the variety of dining options in Sioux Falls, The New York Times called Sanaa Abourezk “something of a renegade” who helped begin an “epicurean trend in this city...almost a decade ago with the Mediterranean fast-food place Sanaa’s Gourmet Mediterranean.”

Three Trees Workshop creates beautiful wooden objects for the home, and we love helping to tell their story.

Light sculpture (on mystery and love, with sorrow mixed in) created from selections of poetry written by people who have had experiences with hospice care. Ivy Oland of Oland Arts in Sioux Falls approached me with the concept of an outdoor lighted sculpture that would somehow feature the poetry created by people who have had […]

Each element of the Sanford Pentagon design was chosen to help viewers connect with basketball's rich history, both in South Dakota and around the world. We worked with the Sanford team to develop the hanging felt banners, the four large murals on the entrance ramps and sponsor signs to be displayed in the Heritage Court that supported and enriched the connection to basketball's history.

Sooo Falls Juggle is a local community organization that encourages people to learn and practice juggling. These are examples of promotional posters and social media posts.

Strike It: 9 Catalytic Principles to Ignite Your Potential by Dr. Nathan Unruh, 2014 Hardback, 64 pages. Cover design and interior layout, dust jacket with foil cover

Alan Greene, Co-Founder of LifeLight Communications, tells the story of the annual LifeLight music festival. (Cover design by Anneli Anderson)

A poster for our 4-year-old's room, because 1) little boys like swords, and 2) we all need reminding about the power of our words.

Cover design and interior layout, 116 pages. Interior illustrations by Hector Curriel.

Logo design for a 1950's-era service station, Midway Gas, Oil and Service.

Heart Not Hype is written as a 7-day guide for someone who is starting their journey in Christian life. Our goal in the design was to enhance and support the text without distracting from it.

Cafeto Colombian Coffee was founded by a family from Colombia. Through their business they work to improve the lives of those in northern Colombia who have been affected by the conflict there.

Book layout, 356 pages

The Boyce-Greeley, a renovated residential and commercial building in downtown Sioux Falls

Eyob Mergia commissioned us to create several pieces, including direct mail postcards, and posters to promote the open house event and a brochure, explanatory materials and signage for the exhibit itself.

Photography and menu design for Tacos Lupe, with some translation from the original Spanish copy