2014 folkfest

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Again this year I vended at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival and created a new print for the year.  This years theme was the parade of lanterns, a event that is done on the Saturday of the weekend festival, to show the festivals appreciation to all the different departments and volunteers.  I was able to pop down to the offices a week or so before to take photos of the lanterns and any of the new lanterns that were being made.  Which was great, because I was able to make sure that the print was very specific to this year with the new lanterns.

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I also created a fun t-shirt design that I sold while I was there.

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Fort Edmonton Park

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Fort Edmonton is a local historical park, based on different time periods in Edmonton and houses great historical buildings and a fort.  I was asked to create some sort of over encompassing image that would represent the whole park.  Most of the time the park is represented with the Steam train or the old fort, but the park is so much more than that.  So I used a forced perspective approach for this and set things up in blocks of history while creating a bit of a winding walk through the park experience.  The image was to be used as a fine art print for the gift store.

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Local Good logo

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The Local Good is a neat organization here in Edmonton, they are a network of people that promote local and green living for our fair city.  For about a year they used my I Heart E-town graphic as a temp logo (with permission of course), at which time they asked me if I would do a customized version of it as a logo for them.  I made sure to incorporate so many great local items into the logo and scaled up the elements to be readable at a small size. I even used the path of the river as a EKG pattern for a heart beat.

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