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February 2017

Playful Fabric Printing


Design of 144 page book. This is the first book published by Crafting A Life. LLC, so the bar was set high for design. The book covers a unique approach to designing your own fabric. Publisher and Editor: Pokey Bolton Photographer: Indigo Perez Want a copy? Get it Here!

August 2016

Stitch with Style Magazine


This was a special issue of the periodical Stitch Magazine. The focus was on mid-century moody fashion with dramatic lighting and provocative models. I was Art Director with a strong team of talent. Chris Vaccaro: photographer | Set and Wardrobe Stylist: Natasha Senko | Amber Eden: Editor

Stitch Magazine Winter 2015


This final issue of Stitch was bittersweet to preside over as art director. I was art director and graphic designer on this issue, collaborating with magazine Editor Amber Eden on the creative direction. Tina Gill was was set and wardrobe stylist.

June 2016

Activity Guide of Maine | Summer 2016


The latest issue of Activity Guide of Maine. The last of 3 redesigns completed for Stan Rintz Jr. and his publications. Many kudos to the contributors to this issue including photographers Mike Leonard, Carol Savage, Robbie Martin, and cover photographer Shannon Bryan. And new to this issue, seasoned writer and new Mainer Jennifer Van Allen. [...]

January 2016



I worked with founding editor Pokey Bolton the the launch of this SIP in 2008. Over the years we featured a variety of artists in what grew to be a quarterly SIP.  I directed most cover shoots remotely, sourcing local talent, and styled and directed department shoots locally. Cover artists included: Pokey Bolton Anna Maria [...]

Mixed Media Explorations


This stunning book is by the talented mixed-media artist Beryl Taylor, edited by Pokey Bolton, and photographyed by Hornick Rivlin Studio. The content of this book made it an dream to design. Beryl's art has a rich, ethereal yet earthy color palette, and layer upon layer of texture color and stitch that make it practically [...]

August 2015

Quilt Scene Magazine


In August 2015 I had the pleasure of hosting the Quilt Scene team at my home for the 2015 photo shoot. Many thanks to my husband who spent hours cleaning our barn, and to my friend Ivy who did an excellent job sourcing all the wonderful props we used. We all rose early to catch [...]

January 2013

i heart paper magazine


Art direction, logo design, interior layout of lifestyle paper craft magazine. The concept was to set each story in a life-like home environment setting, load all the beauty shots together in a gallery well, followed by attractively photographed and designed how-to sections. Cover art was created by Editor Jenn Mason. Editor: Jenn Mason | Stylist: [...]