Advertisements are like a face-to-face meetingyou only have a few seconds to make a great first impression. I work with clients to understand the image and tone they're aiming for and make sure their most important message gets through.
Joel Bass of Invincible Fuzzy Thing and I collaborated on two ads for award-winning remodelers H & H Builders LLC. The first, designed for Nexus Magazine, emphasizes the warmth and comfort of home. View the finished ad. The second features one of their projects, which had been selected for Denver's Park Hill Home Tour. View the finished ad.
The Montevista Condominiums needed a new ad that would appeal to people relocating to the Greeley/Evans area. Working with Pageworks Communication Design, I wrote the ad and came up with a tight and to-the-point headline that spoke to the target audience: "Great Move!" View the finished ad.
Droy Advertising created an earlier version of this ad that used Hockey to support its "Equipment" metaphor. They needed a new tagline to go along with the baseball image. I suggested "Load the bases in your favor." View the finished ad.
When the Institute for Nutraceutical Advancement was acquired by NSF International, the sponsor-supported organization asked me to write and design an ad with several objectives in mind: To include the sponsoring companies, to announce the new relationship, and to encourage the participation of new sponsors. View the finished ad.