Howdy :~) My name is Gavin. I love making typefaces, taking photos, and makin' things move on the screen. I aim to express a mood or an idea in the projects I work on using a variety of mediums. Whether that's working hands-on, or on the computer; I want to learn more ways of sharing ideas.
This typeface is inspired by falling short of your expectations. It illustrates the shortcoming by shifting the terminals over, making them fall short of being perfectly rounded. This adds a unique effect to the typeface as a whole.
West Side Invite
The West Side Invite is a yearly bike messenger event held in major cities along the west coast. The branding for 2019 draws from the interaction between the messenger community and the postal service.
PSU Skin Suit
The PSU Cycling Team and I created a new skinsuit for their 2018 race season. We created a halftone pattern that would create a unique texture on the arms and legs.
D.A.N.C.E (Kinetic Type)
This motion project explores color, texture, and typography to express the upbeat energy of D.A.N.C.E by Justice.
Recent Works 2016–2019
This book is a collection of photos I've taken from 2016 to 2019. Some digital, some film in places close and far from home. Included are some shots from commissioned projects over those years.