Seattle Central Creative Academy | Portfolio Show 2011


Donovan Nguyen

Graphic Design

Hometown: Seattle, WA

“Always keep your eyes open, never sleep in the car, or anything like that. Keep watching because whatever you see out the window can inspire you.”
-Grace Coddington

Taka Tea Boxes

Packaging, Print

The tea boxes were based off of the word Taka which means bird of prey, or, hawk. This is the inspiration behind the feathered wing that encircles the box. This is a tea that will be marketed to the younger professional, is made in America, and it is a specialty item that will be sold exclusively and specialty shops and grocers such as Whole Foods Market and smaller.

The Way of the Peaceful Warrior Book

Book Design

The Way of the Peaceful Warrior’ by Dan Millman, is the inspiring spiritual saga of Dan Millman, an athlete who is on a journey that will lead him toward a final confrontation that will deliver or destroy him. The book is a new age story and the design depicts that new age feeling through clean lines, cool, contrasting images, and modern illustrations.