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NortonDesigns on Cotton Bureau

Bold, geometric, halftones…and Jesus. What more do you need on a t-shirt? That’s right… nothing!

You can now own my Jesus Saves Bro t-shirt, available for a limited time on Cotton Bureau! Head over to their site and order yours today and look for more designs in the future, because […]

By |October 9th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work||0 Comments

2015 Logo Design Trends

The 2015 LogoLounge Logo Trend Report is out (no Roundels!?). It’s always fun to see the direction designers are going in with their work. The one thing that stands out to me is the use of detail, subtlety, and gradients — all things that were taboo in logo design not […]

By |June 12th, 2015|Categories: Design, Design News||0 Comments

Wave

Today’s word: Wave

As a surfer I wanted to include a water element, but also wanted to contrast the smooth, flowing curves of a wave with the hard cornered letterforms. This is hand drawn with a photo overlay.

Enjoy.

By |February 6th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments

Ruin

Today’s word: Ruin

All I could think of was Stonhenge, so I went with it.

Enjoy.

By |February 5th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments

Dapper

Today’s word: Dapper

As a wearer of bow ties I am quite familiar with this word. I took a break from the hand lettering and typography and made a graphic illustration for this one.

Enjoy.

By |February 4th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work||0 Comments

Beauty

Today’s word: Beauty

Such a tough word. What is beauty really? To quote the old idiom —  “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” For me, at least on this day beauty was found looking through my vacation photos of Moonstone beach in Cambria, CA.

Enjoy.

By |February 3rd, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments

Normal

Today’s word: Normal

Inspired by the saying “Normal is a state of mind”.

Enjoy.

By |January 26th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments

Voice

Today’s word: Voice

A voice is unique, like a finger print. It is a way of identifying who you are.

Enjoy.

By |January 22nd, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments

Redefine

Today’s word: Redefine

As a designer I have the ability to redefine the rules. To go outside the lines. To make 1+1 equal something other than 2. Here is my take.

Enjoy.

By |January 20th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work||0 Comments

Perfection

Today’s word: Perfection

Perfection is relative. It’s something as a designer I have to remind myself to let go of. This is my take on the word.

The word was written with my left hand using the first take to avoid over thinking/designing.

Enjoy.

By |January 16th, 2015|Categories: Design, Latest Work, Typography||0 Comments