Jane Gardner is a designer + illustrator based in Queens, NY.

This is Vietnam
"This is Vietnam" is a typographic book inspired by an interview with two of my veteran uncles about their experiences fighting in the Vietnam War.
book design
Divertimenti
Design of Miller Porfirio Duo's third album, Divertimenti, released in the summer of 2015. This album features violin and viola music by European composers Robert Fuchs, Bohuslav Martinu, and Ernest Toch, who are linked through underlying themes of nationalism and exile.
album artwork
Overtime is So Over
Book cover design for "Overtime is SO Over," a personal growth book about leaving the office on time and transforming how to approach work.
book cover design
Go Jetters
Toy packaging designed at Fisher-Price, Mattel, in collaboration with BBC (UK) to promote the launch of the television show Go Jetters.
toy packaging
Record Portfolio
Taking a new approach to portfolio presention, this 7'' record serves as a mini portfolio handout.
personal branding
Teenie Genies Press Box
Toy packaging and press box designed at Fisher-Price, Mattel, to promote the launch of Teenie Genies, a new line of mini, collectable genie figures from Nickelodeon's Shimmer and Shine television show.
toy packaging
The Lost Art of Handwritten Communication
A book about the importance of handwritten communication and how handwriting helps us value our communication with one another.
book design
America Give Up
Album artwork and merchandise design for America Give Up, the debut album of Howler, an internationally acclaimed rock band signed to the London based label Rough Trade.
album artwork
Haha, pass
Branding for Haha, pass, a zany online shop for girl power enthusiasts that sells handmade accessories, buttons, pins, hair bows, keychains, and more.
branding
Toys & Antiques
A 2017 desk calendar featuring vector illustrations of miscellaneous things in my apartment.
calendar
Nook Look
Logo design concepts for Nook Look, a New York based company focusing on home decor.
logo designs
Nickelodeon Consumer Products
Consumer product mockups designed while interning at Nickelodeon for the Art Director of Product Design and Packaged Goods.
internship work
Piano Recital Posters
Typographic poster design for pianist Lillie Gardner's DMA degree recital, performing chaotic, intense works by Beethoven, Chopin, Barber, and Copland.
poster designs
Lillie Gardner, Pianist
Album artwork, poster, and business card designs for classical pianist, Lillie Gardner.
album art, branding, business cards
Bing Bunny
Toy packaging designed at Fisher-Price, Mattel, in collaboration with Acamar Films (UK) to promote the Emmy Award winning television show Bing Bunny.
toy packaging
Shock Ale
Shock Ale is a fictitious brand of beer targeted towards youthful, energetic twenty-somethings who are down for a shocking night of entertainment.
branding, student work
Spot Communications
Branding for Spot Communications, a digital marketing agency based in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
branding
Chess Championship
Poster designed for the 50th Annual Scholastic Chess Championship, held by the MN State Chess Association.
poster design
Eight Pieces
"Eight Pieces" is an album released in the Fall of 2013 by the violin/viola duo Anton Miller and Rita Porfiris.
album artwork
John Lennon Airport
John Lennon Airport is located in Liverpool, England, a major tourist attraction for Beatles fans across the world. Combining music and travel, this theoretical rebrand draws inspiration from 1960's concert posters and ticket stubs.
branding, student work
Twin Cities, Minnesota
An illustration inspired by my hometown.
poster design
Full Spectrum Float
Logo design for Full Spectrum Float, a floatation center based in Saint Peter, Minnesota.
logo designs
City of Snoqualmie
A fictional rebrand for the city of Snoqualmie, Washington.
branding, student work
Graphic Tees for Love Cupcakes
Graphic tees designed for Love Cupcakes, a cupcake inspired clothing brand with stores in New York, Paris, Milan, and Hong Kong.
illustration
Jeeves and Wooster
Jeeves and Wooster is a comical fiction book series, first published in the 1920s.
book series design, student work
Farmland Milk
Fictional label designs for Farmland Milk.
label design, student work
Obama for America
A collection of social media graphics made while working as a Design Fellow at Obama for America New York, in efforts to re-elect Barack Obama in the 2012 Election.
social media graphics
SpongeBob
SpongeBob type treatments, patterns, and product mockups designed during my internship at Nickelodeon, 2013-2014.
style guide patterns
Jordon Ré Jewelry
Logo, print, and website design for Jordon Ré Jewerly. The design of this brand complements the colors and unique detail of the jewelry in a clean, sophisticated style.
logo designs
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Type treatments designed during my internship at Nickelodeon as graphic elements to be used on TMNT products and merchandise.
style guide type treatments
This One's Different
Album design for Howler's EP, "This One's Different," released by Rough Trade Records in the Summer of 2011.
album artwork
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Toy packaging designed at Fisher-Price, Mattel, in collaboration with Disney Junior to promote the television show Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.
toy packaging
The Imperfectionists
A fiction book that follows the imperfect lives of ten people who work for the same newspaper, struggling to keep the company and themselves afloat. 
book cover design, student work
Chillin 'n Grillin
Illustrative barbecue invite design for a friend.
invite design
My Name is Prince
And I am funky.
illustrations
Illustrations for [wherever] magazine
Illustration and pattern design for an article about Detroit, featured in [wherever] magazine.
editorial illustrations
Derailed with Dean Dimitruk
Logo design concepts for Derailed with Dean Dimitruk, a new web series taking place on the subway.
logo design
An Alphabet of Tools
An alphabet created by photographing neglected items in my toolbox.
experimental typography
Dump the Junk
Dump the Junk is a fictitious company that specializes in removing unwanted “junk” from a person’s home.
branding, student work
Mix & Match
A collaboration between Rachal Tai, Jane Gardner & Anjana Singhwi for Parson's Interaction Core: Studio class.
app design for pattern making
NYC Taxi Playing Cards
54 card deck of playing cards inspired by New York City taxis.
packaging design
Internet Addiction
A video and zine reflecting on the chaotic internet culture of today as preliminary research for my thesis project.
zine design
Handwriting Zine
"The Lost Art of the Handwritten Note" highlights the importance of handwritten notes and letters in a digital world, to encourage thoughtful communication through meaningful gestures.
zine design
Dora and Friends
Toy packaging designed at Fisher-Price, Mattel, in collaboration with Nickelodeon to promote the television show Dora and Friends.
toy packaging
The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work
A non-fiction​ book that explores the ups and downs of work from a philosophical and witty perspective, showing how jobs are necessary for our contemporary world to function.
book cover design, student work
The Schizophrenics
Album artwork and merchandise design for The Schizophrenic's newest self-titled hip hop album.
album art, merch design
Economy Candy
Founded in 1937, Economy Candy is an iconic candy shop located in the Lower East Side of New York City.
branding, student work
New York City
Vector illustration.
poster design
Restaurants & Diners
A series of illustrations.
vector illustration
Tough Luck
Pattern design.
illustration, pattern
Sub Pop Records
Fictional logo re-designs of the alternative record label Sub Pop.
logo design, student work
My Three Bulldogs
A print inspired by my three bulldogs, Edward, Agnes and Eugenie.
poster design
Self portrait with Edward
A vector illustration of myself, Edward, and one of my favorite Smiths' records.
illustration
London
An illustration inspired by my semester living in London.
illustration
Rawk n Roll
Pattern design for music lovers.
illustration, pattern
Hands
illustration