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  • cleaning stray pixels and omits for spot printing

      I’ve developed a basic semi-automated method for cleaning distressed art and making the details better suited for printing. Typically the goal is to remove all stray pixels altogether, to fill in…

  • adapting a vintage scrap into a new separated repeat

    This set shows the progression of a piece of archive art into a cleaner version that fits a new repeat. The original art was resized and stepped out to fill the new…

  • creating a neat geometric from an archive sketch

    These three images quickly show the progression of a pattern created from scratch. We began with a pochoir print in our archives (which I unfortunately can’t show) that used this layout of…

  • converting sloppy computer-generated art into clean hand-painted art

      This set of images shows the adaptation of a clean computer-generated piece of art into a hand-painted one. I needed to make the dashes look hand-painted and to be thinner. Rather…

  • creating a randomized/ scattered dispersion of color

      These images show two different examples of creating a scattered dispersion of color. Rather than select shapes with the magic wand tool to recolor in the lighter color, which would have…

  • found some old sketches/ photography ideas while reorganizing files today. for some reason i made this collage using indesign. #2012 #springcleaning

  • color separations for a wallpaper design that i’m doing for work based on an image of an apartment building. thought this one was pretty cool. looks like a weaving from a distance.…

  • scanning film from #gettysburg 1 of many

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