My team was initially given little direction other than to "go big" with the remodel of the largest cafeteria at UNT. We decided that the overarching message to the students would be, "You picked a great school, in a great town, in a great state. Here's why..." I directed the creative development of the project and designed a number of pieces myself.

8 foot tall acrylic screen featuring Joan Blondell's photo and bio. 8 foot tall acrylic screens featuring famous UNT alumni.

Five famous UNT alumni and their biographies are featured on these larger-than-life acrylic screens.

Custom wallpaper with an abridged history of Denton, TX.

An abridged history of Denton adorns a wall behind custom-built bench seats. It is flanked by 7 foot tall acrylic screens featuring photos from the Denton archives. The ceiling was painted, antique-looking light fixtures were installed, and the floor was stripped to the concrete to complete the historic look.

Custom facades on the serving lines that simulate key buildings in downtown.

Serving lines were reconstructed to simulate key buildings in downtown Denton.

Vintage Texas roadmaps were enlarged and used to block off windows to an exterior room.

A vintage Texas road map was enlarged to highlight key Texas cities.

Custom-designed neon signs hang over the grill serving lines.

These custom-made neon signs recall Denton's industrial heritage.


This was a traditional college cafeteria that was "converted" into a 100% vegan cafeteria. To highlight this change, the walls of the entrance and entire seating area were covered with graphics promoting healthy, plant-based diets.

Interior wall graphics for Mean Greens Cafeteria 'Lead with your fork, not your mouth' graphic for salad bar overhang Wall graphic. Photo of an orange with the word 'energy' sketched on top. Wall graphic. Cauliflower forms the brain of a person, with the work 'learn' overhead.


Khush Roti is a sandwich shop housed in this 8' x 20' trailer. Its sandwiches are influenced by various national cuisines and the graphics tell the story of travelers traversing the globe in search of culinary inspiration. It was awarded Best Retail Concept in 2011 by the National Association of College & University Food Services.

Khush Roti International Sandwich Trailer graphic wrap Khush Roti trailer with windows closed Breakfast menu Lunch menu


These posters were created for the walls of West Cafeteria, which specializes in Southern-style comfort food.

Uncle Bill's Coffee poster Charlie Ray's BBQ poster


These designs were used to re-face milk dispensers in the cafeterias at the University of North Texas.

Milk machine graphics with illustrated cows Graphics for milk dispensers


Premium offset business cards with spot finishing for an international grocery store.

Achara World Foods business cards