Gung Fu Logo Concept

April 29, 2016

I've been working on a logo concept for my close-knit group of martial arts students and wanted to reflect a some attributes of Sun Wukong, the Monkey King, through the circlet crown he wears. Stylistically, I wanted to recreate the sig...

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Why We Train

December 29, 2014

It's been a full year since conceptualizing, shooting and editing this short film on the three generations of martial study between my teacher's teacher, my teacher, and myself. Why We Train: Three Generations of Cultural Study Startin...

Why We Train — A Short Film Teaser

January 24, 2014

When charged with creating a visual narrative of something of great import to me, but otherwise rarely articulated to others, my mind instantly thought of what I showcase a lot on here at Dribbble: my love of gung fu. www.vimeo.com/phi...

Kung Fu Business Card Concept

January 24, 2014

Design concept for my teacher inspired by old kung fu training books from the late 1960s into the 1970s.

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Butterfly Swords (Húdié Shuāng Dāo)

July 08, 2012

Here is my first draft (and first attempt) at rendering a weapon. Initially I was not a fan of traditional Chinese weapons as I found them obsolete compared to the arguably more practical hand-to-hand combat available today. Recently I ...