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World Almanac for Kids

World Almanac for Kids

World Almanac for Kids After designing and updating the interiors of this almanac four years in a row, the client requested to totally upgrade the layouts and photos for the 2016 season with a major rethink of the opening chapter, now featuring pop culture, and a new...
Discovery School Science Magazines

Discovery School Science Magazines

Prototyped original program and art directed all 30 plus issues of this middle school science magazine program. Each spread was a short story or special feature ranging from timelines to games. Also included Teacher Edition covers and a Full Print...
Book Covers

Book Covers

All covers shown here were art directed and designed by Leighton Design. Final high rez retouching and pre-pess included for all...
World Almanac for Kids 2005-2015

World Almanac for Kids 2005-2015

Just about every year from the around 2005 on I have been involved with the design and updates for various Almanacs for Kids. Usually it required designing a new cover, updating the chapter openers to give the product a fresh look, updating interior spreads with new...
iExplore Reading Program

iExplore Reading Program

Prototyped full identity program for this new Gr. 1-5 reading product. Including: brand logo design, 20 magazines with three reading levels defined by unique cover treatments and 80 oversized full color infographic wall posters. As the soul art director/designer on...