The Black Harbor The Black Harbor is an online account of the work, ideas, and inspiration of a tight-nit collective of creatives. Over the years we have created things together, attended school together, fought together, and partied together. We have grown beyond the simplicity of friendship. We are now a family. Our purpose is to celebrates the work of the collective and explore creative work in the world that truly inspires us driving us to be better at what we do. Our hope is that as we document our work, process, lives, and inspiration that you will also be inspired and share your work with us.
Originally an Oklahoman, but now a Colorado(ian?) transplant, Scott is half of the Foundry Co duo. You've caught him in a season of change so he doesn't really know what to put here. But he knows he's a big fan of his wife, Ashlee, and his dog, Eames.
Mxltiply is a personal project that will be a collaboration between Andrew Shepherd, Ryan Clark, and myself. To put it briefly for now, it will be a small, remote studio that will experiment with what it looks like to g ... Continue reading →
Back in November, one of my best friends started a pie shop. The only real problem with the idea was that she needed branding, collateral, packaging and a website in about two weeks time to make the Thanksgiving rush. S ... Continue reading →
Design Bureau magazine recently commissioned me to do a spot illustration to accompany an article about self promotion. I was given pretty much free reign and so I pitched the idea of a one man traveling advertisemen ... Continue reading →
I try to keep a good amount of breadth in my portfolio. From branding to web to illustration, I don’t necessarily want to be all things to all people but I do want to be able to offer multiple solutions by way of mu ... Continue reading →
Luca Venter is 17 years old. But that has nothing to do with why I’m posting his work here. His work is featured here because it’s gorgeous and well composed. I only bring up the fact that he is 17 because it& ... Continue reading →
I’m not a photography connoisseur by any means, but I do have some good friends who are really great photographers so I’ve developed an enjoyment for thumbing through photo portfolios as of late. Wha ... Continue reading →
Two of my favorite artists are Darshan Phillips and Aaron Whisner of the studio Live4This. These guys are actually from my hometown of Tulsa, Ok. I got turned onto their work in high school when I was classmates with Da ... Continue reading →
I love the character that Alvin Diec puts into his work. It is not only well-designed, but you can tell he learns something about the client and then infuses their personality into each piece. His work makes such a hu ... Continue reading →
With internet culture being what it is these days, and more specifically the way it is in the design community, you rarely come across a portfolio that completely sets itself apart. Young Monster, however, does just ... Continue reading →