Carey Ann Hays

Original Designs

Basic Portfolio Website with Photoshop

I designed this very basic portfolio website for a final project in my Advanced Photoshop class. The site is built in simple HTML using Photoshop only. If you watch closely, the photos fade in from black & white to color. Click on the photo above, or here to see it. Created May, 2014 Process: Adobe…

Adobe Illustrator Vector Illustration


In this project for my Adobe Illustrator class, I created a vector character illustration (right) from a photograph (left). This surfer alien figurine, from a 25¢ gumball machine, has sat on top of my computer monitor for years.

Created December 2013

Process: Adobe Illustrator

Output: Digital file

Morongo Basin Cultural Arts Council Website & Weekly E-News

As Communications Director of the Morongo Basin Cultural Arts Council, I developed this CMS-driven website (Joomla). The content management system provided immediate updates of news and events, tied directly into the organization’s weekly e-news (that I also managed), and allowed the organization to take online membership signups for the first time.

Quarter Moon Business Card

I designed this business card for Quarter Moon in late 2011 as part as a new identity launch. This was inspired by the launch of our Etsy shop. The Quarter Moon website was also re-designed with this same design theme, and I also designed a tri-fold promotional calendar to send to customers. The business card…