“Infrared: Beyond the Visible” Animation and Comic Book


This animated video and accompanying comic book explained the fundamental concepts of infrared astronomy to be studied by the James Webb Space Telescope.

I was involved in nearly all aspects of this project, from collaborating on the initial script outlines and storyboards to animation to design of the printed comic book, which was distributed at outreach and education events.

Project management • Storyboarding • Illustration • Animation •
Video editing • Web design • Print design

Software used: 

  • Illustrations created in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash
  • Animation created in Adobe Flash and Adobe Aftereffects
  • Video editing in Adobe Premier

Produced while employed at Space Telescope Science Institute, under contract to NASA.

March for the Animals


Illustrations for Maryland SPCA’s annual fundraiser, March for the Animals. The artwork was used on posters and screen-printed onto T-shirts. The artwork needed to work for both mediums.

Client: Maryland SPCA

Poster Design and Art Director: Brooke Behnken