graphic design

Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Poster


history of graphic design

assignment: design a poster that is inspired by a historical design // graphic design period // while combining it with a modern day topic

my design: inspired by the work of lester beall 1937 Rural electrification

created in adobe illustrator

I chose to design a puerto rico hurricane relief poster. the reason i chose to combine this with lester beall’s work because of the strong american design.

the goal: to remind people that puerto ricans are americans and need our help.

design, graphic design

bet on yourself t-shirt


photoshop class:

T-shirt design:


  1. design a graphic tee in adobe photoshop

  2. layer a minimum of 3 images and text

  3. photoshop design onto a t-shirt.

my design:

I wanted to create a female power t-shirt design.

layered from the bottom layer up:

  • the image of a famous heart graffiti wall in brooklyn, ny- for color, grit, and texture.

  • watercolor tiger image- because duh tigers are bad ass.

  • Sophia Amoruso- the creator of nasty gal and author of girl boss, the embodiment of a self made business woman.

  • the text; “bet on yourself” to complete the message.

*images used are not my own and this design is solely for portfolio // school work use