Jacob is a 24 year old senior at Northern Kentucky University pursuing a BFA in Visual Communication Design. He grew up in Toledo, Ohio and moved down to the Cincinnati area for college.
Jacob is an avid outdoorsman and takes much of his inspiration from nature. Along with his passion for design, he also enjoys working in the mediums of Ceramic Sculpture and Printmaking. His design inspirations are primarily International Typographic Style, The Bauhaus, and modern Dutch design.
In Ceramics, Jacob often works with primitive firing techniques and prefers to hand-build as opposed to work with the wheel.
Entry #1: Anatomical Vessels, Primitive Fired Ceramic, 9.5” x 9.5” x 3.5” and 11.5” x 8” x 3”
Entry #2: Reach, Screen Print on Bristol, 11’ x 14′
Entry #3: SLEIK | Typeface Design and Sample Set Poster, Digital Media, 21’ x 28”