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About detectivestone

I'm an illustrator from Massachusetts, trained at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.


A few weeks ago, my good friend designer Kristen Hodges asked me to be a part of her team in her start-up Brandingenuity, which is a design studio comprised of freelancers who collaborate to fulfill the creative needs of clients. … Continue reading

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Traveling Through the Dark

I created  a piece for a poem I really like called “Traveling Through the Dark” by William Stafford. It goes like this: Traveling through the Dark BY WILLIAM E. STAFFORD Traveling through the dark I found a deer dead on the … Continue reading

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Cover illustration for the Humanist magazine

I had the pleasure of working with AD Lisa Zangerl of the Humanist to create the cover of their September/October issue! The latest issue features the words and work of prominent  feminists like Susan Jacoby and Gloria Steinem. For the … Continue reading

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infographic illustrations for

I created ten spot illustrations for’s latest infographic; this new one highlighted customer service milestones through history. You can see the full version of the infographic on their blog. Here are a couple of the spots:  

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Today I got hooked on reading stories of missing persons. I find these stories extremely tragic because generally you already know the outcome, even if the authorities haven’t found any sign of the person yet. Also, most of the stories … Continue reading

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1 hour study #1

I’m starting up creating daily art with my friends again. Right now just doing one hour studies. I feel out of practice in the observational study category. I feel like more should have come out of this in one hour. … Continue reading

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3×3 Student Show no. 9 Silver Medal!

One of my entries to the 3×3 Student Show was accepted and won a silver medal! Awesome! I’m really honored to be a part of the annual.  This is the piece:  

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