They say life is an adventure. And I have a saying that ‘the road is long’. You’d be surprised how many times the same things in life come back to visit you, but in totally different stages. Almost 10 years ago, I was approached by the media department of The (now defunct) New York Titans […]
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Nothing happens overnight. Of the many products we offer, we’ve been always trying to “solve” the apparel side. The word “solve” is in quotations because any new product development, will always have their problems looking for any solutions, no matter the stage. In our case, we wanted to offer a higher-end of apparel that stood out a […]
The Lake Placid Summit Lacrosse tournament turns 26 this week and 19-year tournament veteran, Stu-Funk, attends once again. My first attendance with the team was back in 2007. This year it will be my first time back in 4 years after taking time off with two kids that were born during the duration. To be back […]
“Without struggle, there is no progress.” (Frederick Douglass) It’s called ‘The Perfect Progression’. The drawing took about 2.5 years to execute. It was worth it because it was an idea in my mind for years and one I haven’t seen done before since I founded the business. But before the official launch to the public […]
It was 1989. There were only tokens, no MetroCards. Brooklyn wasn’t a “brand”. The Yankees were not known as winners. The Bronx still had a 212 area-code and buying a cup of coffee could get you a fat lip, instead of free Wi-Fi.
“If you’re going to be thinking anything, you might as well think BIG.” –Donald Trump During our second year in business, returning customers would inquire for posters, or life-sized images, of the sports art for their walls. Some retailers and vendors made attempts, but we knew there were better, and […]
Yes, that’s right! We’re clearing them out because we won’t be stocking them anymore – just our retailers! Get them, here. Like on Facebook. @TheArtofLax
This is the year of collaborations and co-branding!… And one of my favorite groups to work with is the one I also blog for – LaxAllStars. The idea behind this collaboration came while I was on vacation via email from, Krieg Shaw, of LaxAllStars. Prior to that, I just launched my art on iPhone Cases […]
The inspiration and idea behind came at the most unexpected time and I will write about that, in full detail, in a future post. But for now, here’s a vid for the product description and review for the “Crank” iPhone case by Case Mate, Society6 & The Art of Lax™/The Art of Athletes™. Available for […]
The shirt honors the Creators of the game. Made with a distressed look and feel, it makes a great gift for the upcoming Holiday Season.
The Art of Lax™/The Art of Athletes™ and the Power-Tek Performance Gear Company have combined their expertise’s and add to the business, for you – the customer! The newly launched addition to the business is called “The Ink Tank”. Design: “Elements put together for reasons of interest.” I had a professor in art school who […]
The Art of Lax hops on the radio waves to talk about lacrosse and how to make it in the industry! The show aired on Super Bowl Sunday.
Recently I just finished a logo/brand for YNOT Athletics’ promotional uses on social media platforms. The following are the stages of development, from concept to finish. Quick sketches for concepts. Thoughts for logo placement and composition. The client forwarded me his company logo for placement purposes. The end result, below. (*Writer’s/Designer’s note) When doing such […]
My flight is booked and my equipment will be carefully selected as to making the trip to Thailand on May 31st for the “Grow the Game” event in Bangkok on June 4th. Prior to all this was getting the chance to piece together and design the promotional card for our host, Thailand Lacrosse. Discussing with […]