Jacob Barrick

Midwest-based graphic designer and artist.

Tag: illustration

  • Surface Design

    Surface Design

    Patterns and surfaces for plush toys, clothing, interiors, and prints. I began learning pattern design for fabric as a side-project to my MFA studies. I had just learned to sew and quickly became dissatisfied with how dated and middle-of-the-road commercial fabrics looked. My early inspiration drew from Ettore Sottsas and Nathalie du Pasquier. More recently,

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  • Selected Illustrations

    Selected Illustrations

    Emilia Fart Illustration of Emilia Fart, a youtuber who uses the medium for publicly processing grief and mental health while documenting her life. Geekhaus: Witches Geekhaus: Witches [ft. Rosemary Maybe, Connor Konz, Fox E. Kim, & Hot Tawdry] Hairy Queen Illustrations for Hairy Queen [ft. Siichele, Maureeen SanDiego, Saltine, Her?, Matt Adore, & Jo Mama]

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  • Michael and Karyn Lutz Center for After School Matters Wayfinding

    Michael and Karyn Lutz Center for After School Matters Wayfinding

    After School Matters is a non-profit, arts-centric program for CPS students which focuses on soft skills and professional development. In September of 2017, they opened their flagship building named The Michael and Karyn Lutz Center. The interior design of the building combines natural material accents with color-coded floors. These quirks served as the initial inspiration for

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