Drawing

Soul (Sole)

Is the soul an essence of who we are? My sole helps me walk a path illuminated by the sun or sol. The path towards enlightenment is walked as the concept of a soul is felt. My heels stride towards […]

Drawing

Belief (Bee Leaf)

What is belief? Belief is trusting that something is true. It is an opinion on existing. So for example if I told you I saw a bee leaf the other day would you believe me? A leaf that was also […]

Drawing

Toad (Towed)

While I was traveling in the minivan with my wife, daughter, and son, we talked about how my son was helping baby toads over a wall at the playground the other day. This lead to thinking of how the toads […]

Drawing

Exquisite 2

Exquisite 2 is a reference to the Exquisite Corpse style invented by the beginning Surrealists in that the images are collectively assembled, but through objects around my home at various times and days while I am the only player drawing on […]

Drawing

Exquisite 1

Exquisite 1 is a reference to the Exquisite Corpse style invented by the beginning Surrealists in that the images are collectively assembled, but through objects around my home at various times and days while I am the only player drawing on […]

Drawing

Open Mind

With an open mind we can fly and transform our mind into butterfly wings! Open Mind is a pencil drawing on paper that splits the brain in two to become wings of transformation allowing new creative stimuli to spark and […]

App, Logos

VolunteerMe

A logo design and app icons were created for VolunteerMe. The V and M form a heart that is at the caring center of the all teen girl coding group that developed the idea. The VolunteerMe App connects teenagers looking […]

Drawing

Caring Breath

A mixed media canvas of acrylic paint, oil pastels, and colored pencil portrays my son and daughter sharing space and existence with the breath of star dusted life.

Drawing

Meditation Drawing

Surreal meditation drawing of my interpretation of Sam Harris’s mindfulness meditation. As I did the meditation, I tried not to hold to ideas or visuals and I let them pace through me as if breathing and having no head.

Websites

KVAL

A new responsive website for the Kishwaukee Valley Art League or KVAL gives them an excellent tool for showcasing member artwork, easy editing, and promoting upcoming art events in the DeKalb and Sycamore, IL area. Being a member for a […]

Drawing

Mined Drawing

Mined is a drawing showing my mind being mined. Introspection of consciousness digs to find the known. The earth itself could also be thought of as a collective mind in that if we mine it too much it will die […]

Websites

Telecom Website

A responsive website with content management was designed and programmed at ECI for a Telecom website for a voice, data, and video solutions company. View Website    

Mural

HMS Mural

My art teacher wife at Haines Middle School requested an HMS mural design with their latest school slogan to get the kids energized. We created the design with different school symbolism within the letterforms and she had the students paint the […]

Drawing

Dad Drawing

Golfing in Sycamore, IL and trying for birdies is my Dad’s hobby. I visualized a surreal course portrait of this using a 4B pencil and white paper for my dad drawing.

Drawing

Question Everything

Question Everything is a colored pencil drawing created to visualize the first step to learning. When the pages of the mind can open and we bite down on questions to see and learn our world the depths of the cosmos […]

Signs

Signs

Signs are an amazingly concise form of messaging that communicate quickly. I focused on well-being signs to show my thoughts on how these tokens of information could be used through life. A poster, shirt, and linocut prints were created. Click […]

Drawing

Neballa

My latest artwork is a colored pencil drawing on 19″ x 25″ black paper. Titled “Neballa,” the subject of this piece is drawn within a canvas of stars. The interconnectedness with space and mind has been a creative focus of […]

Websites

ECI Website

ECI, or Exclamation Communications! Inc., is the design firm where I work full-time. I am a Senior Designer at ECI and enjoy the range of clients and services, such as graphic design, web design, animation, illustrations, infographics, logos, branding systems, […]

Drawing

Lily Drawings

Getting a chance to create drawings of my daughter is so awesome! Lily is such an amazing child and learns new things daily. Using colored pencil, I try to capture her amazement at the world when I can and put […]

Book, Illustration

The Existence Equation

The Existence Equation is a poetry book exploring the equation of existence: change=sense/reason. With captivating illustrations and philosophical insight, this book will open the mind to progress well-being. Illustrations and poetry created by David Wennemar. Through poetry, dots, and flowing […]

Book, Illustration

Space Illustrations

Space and life concepts are always fascinating and to create minimal vector space illustrations at ECI for an upcoming science book about them is even more enjoyable. Repeating common elements such as fonts, colors, line weights, and forms, the different […]

Drawing, Illustration, Neuro Space

Neuro Space

Budding nodes from spiraling questions of particles colliding create conscience constellations in the artwork. Visualizing change for peace in a beautiful Neuro Space. Screen prints and paintings done in this style convey a deep pulsing urge to create what is […]

Case Study, Logos

U.S. Green Schools

Branding and collateral printed on 100% post consumer, FSC certified, recycled paper for the U.S. Green Schools Foundation. The main direction was the symbolize a helping “green apple” hand with education. I worked on this through ECI.

About

About

My name is David Wennemar. I am an artist and graphic designer. Throughout my childhood I was always drawing and creating. I continued creating through Northern Illinois University with a degree in Visual Communications. I have experienced how culturally significant […]