March Madness

March is about looking forward to the coming of Spring, the excitement of college basketball and most importantly, taking a break to spend time with family.

March can also be a time for minor breakdowns.

Where to go, what to do, how will the work get done while I’m gone
and who can I trust with it so I won’t worry about it.

This may be where I come in.

I offer off-site help with graphic design, final art, art direction and more so you can feel just a little bit easier about the looming madness of March Break.

It is coming.




Money, get away
Get a good job with good pay and you’re okay
Money, it’s a gas
Grab that cash with both hands and make a stash
New car, caviar, four star daydream
Think I’ll buy me a football team

Money, get back
I’m all right Jack keep your hands off of my stack
Money, it’s a hit
Don’t give me that do goody good bullshit
I’m in the high-fidelity first class traveling set
And I think I need a Lear jet

Money, it’s a crime
Share it fairly but don’t take a slice of my pie
Money, so they say
Is the root of all evil today
But if you ask for a rise
It’s no surprise that they’re giving none away
Away away away
Away away away

– lyrics from Pink Floyd’s ‘Money’ from album, The Dark Side of the Moon. Listen to money here.

Now I’m going to spend some and download the album.

Trolling for work

Summer time is typically a slow time for freelance work so what better way to pass the time than combining my two passions.

Here are my first two casts in search of a lunker of a project.

(If you do happen to like these, there will be a third one coming soon unless I land that elusive big one beforehand!)

e-blast 1
Subject line: Swoosh. Flutter Splash.


e-blast 2
Subject line: Tease. Jerk. Hit.


No soup for you!


Stop missing out on the fun stuff just because of all that darn work piled up in front of you.

It’s simple.

Just call Ged. He can help you get back on track so you can get back to enjoying all the little things you’ve been missing; like that bowl of soup you’ve reheated for the third time and still haven’t been able to dip your spoon into.





Not in a Flash but somewhat less time than anticipated.


So this is the product of me trying to reacquaint myself with Flash and DreamWeaver while getting introduced to Adobe Media Encoder.
Surprisingly, it was a blast!

New Work

E-Blast Campaign: A years worth of creative – 14 in all – to serve as playful reminders to CPG Trade Marketing Managers that Field Agent can help with the success of their up-coming in-store initiatives.
Here are my three favourites but you can see them all here.


Next up, B2B Magazine Ad targeting contractors/installers of Flue Gas Venting Systems with a gentle yet firm reminder that a safe installation is paramount.


And finally, a fun little hard-hat sticker given away to plumbing contractors – just a small part of a larger promotion.


So what can I make for you today?

Happy Holidays, Happy Holidays…


Whatever the coming xmas break means to you, let it be time well-spent with friends, family and loved ones. And to also recharge, refresh and reinvigorate for 2015. Best wishes to one and all!

And if you are in fact going on vacation to warm southern climes, I hate you.
Sorry, what I begrudgingly mean to say is, have a fantastic time!
Scratch that. I will in fact hate you for it. Sorry. (No I’m not.)