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Monthly Archives: May 2009

Financial Icons for Money Magazine

Money Magazine recently commissioned me to create some icons for their June and July issues. The articles’ subject matter was: “Tips for Managing Your Pension Plan” and “How to Sell Your Home in a Hurry”. I love illustrating icons, and keeping a limited color palette, so this job was a blast. Only six of these [...]

Makeover!

No, I did not get my hair permed. It is my portfolio website, shaneharrison.com, that just received a dazzling makeover. I order you to click the link above and marvel at it’s loveliness! • A dozen illustrations were added to amaze you • Images are now supersized to delight your eyes • A print-quality sample [...]

Cover of Washington Technology Magazine

Washington Technology magazine recently commissioned me to do their May cover. (Thanks Jeff!) The headline originally read as “Inside the Mind, of the Top 100″. Thankfully, the word “mind” is still on the page. It can be scary when headlines change after the art is completed. Luckily, I think it still works in this case.

My New Blue Shoes

My new blue shoes are rocking my little world. When I wear them, this is how I feel: However, I prefer my Olivia Newton John with ribbon-barrettes. I never thought I’d see the ribbon-barrette back on the scene, but thanks to the Broadway version of Xanadu, they are back on the market. You can buy [...]

Things I Like: Pepsi Throwback Commercial

Last night on the boob-tube I caught this fantastic commercial for “Pepsi Throwback”. The ad is clearly an homage to the iconic 1970′s commercials of legendary director Robert Abel, who coincidentally I blogged about last August. Pepsi’s creative team definitely did their homework. For reference, here is the classic 7up commercial from 1974 called “Bubbles” [...]