Olufson Designs

All the logo parts, lettering and border are cnc router-cut from 2″ thick panels of HDU (high density urethane). All corners are radiused with a portable hand router. After extensive prep work, the logo and letters are gilded is 23K…

Mod Pod

White acrylic ‘push through’ letters illuminate from strips of LED’s. Letters are glued to an outline of cnc laser-cut stainless steel. This stainless unit is tabbed into slots in the aluminum background. The 1/4″ plate aluminum back is also laser-cut.…

Northern Star

Letters are airbrushed and background blended with a big automotive spray gun. Lots of custom paint with an automotive clear on top. 2, 1/2″ MDO plywood panels butt together at the middle. Star is laser-cut aluminum, airbrushed and cleared as…

Independent Auto Werks

Vector based design is taken into Photoshop and colorized. Lots of eye candy: gradients, color flips, embossing highlights and shadows. Their prior longtime logo of the Volkswagen Bug is subtly repeated in the background.

Thormahlen Harps Badge

This project first came to me as a logo design (in Corvallis), with the intention of also being a brass badge. And, it’s structural, as it’s opposite the tensioned string side of the harp. A sheet of logos were tiled…

Pacifica Coffee Display

A cut-out vinyl paint mask was applied before spraying this gradient of blues in 1-Shot enamel with an automotive detail gun.

Peak Sports Bike Shop

Swooshes are cnc router-cut from 2″ thick HDU, painted with 1-Shot enamel. Logo is my design work and cnc router-cut from black ACM. Background of copper has been disc sanded w/a mini grinder methodically in 2″ lines and cleared. Welded…

Powell Construction Glass

Background of the glass has been sandblasted, then taken one step further and glue-chipped; an age old technique. ‘Powell’ outlines and ‘Construction’ are a water sized, burnished gild in 23K gold. All graphics are screen printed, even the gradient blend…