Featured Project: Steady Smokin’ BBQ logo and brand

Featured Project: Steady Smokin’ BBQ logo and brand

A few years ago, a friend of mine wanted to launch his BBQ catering cuisine business. To stand apart, I designed a strong, illustrative bull mascot and added two accompanying typographic styles. First, a script style business name with old fashioned embossing and the...
Featured Project: TrueOrganics247.com

Featured Project: TrueOrganics247.com

RY Design was approached by skincare guru @josephrtafoya to create an attractive, yet effective reponsive eCommerce website with secure checkout and inventory system, custom banner graphics, site graphics and product mockups.This site was developed with sales in mind,...
Featured Project: IEBrewTours.com

Featured Project: IEBrewTours.com

This website design project came about when RY Design was approached by West Coast Brewery Tours. They were in need of a new responsive website design for their service relaunch in the Inland Empire region of Southern California.This simple, but effective site drives...
Featured Project: SANGREmetal.com

Featured Project: SANGREmetal.com

SANGRE @sangremetal is an international METAL band I have a long history with. Not only did I do a little roadie work for them when they first started in 1999, I was also their first graphic designer and web master. Over time, their front-man Henry took over the...
Featured Client: ARTners Collaborative

Featured Client: ARTners Collaborative

Todays featured client is @artnerscollaborative – the dynamic duo of Sacramento artists. A partnership between @weskosimages and @pinkstreetart80 ARTners is a non-profit (in process) bringing community and public art projects to disenfranchised citizens and...
How do designer’s come up with new layouts & designs?

How do designer’s come up with new layouts & designs?

This was a question posed by a colleague in a Facebook group I’m a member of. I learned HTML and CSS from reading books and practicing the lessons in them. I learned Photoshop by reading and watching tutorials online. FINALLY, I went to school and learned what...