Writing & Work Samples

Below are writing and work samples – from multidisciplinary group collaborations to independent passion projects and beyond. Click on each writing sample to read and learn more.

 

To see more of the professional work I've done in themed entertainment, theatre, etc., please click here.

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The Peculiar Park of Science and Sweets is the brainchild and thesis of doctoral candidate Timothy Root, a peculiar man of science with a significant sweet tooth.
Fascinated with the substance of sugar, Timothy set out to create an intricate kingdom of colossal proportions, constructed from his favorite confections...Why?

To prove his hypothesis: 

“When sugar and science fill every mile, each twist and turn will make you smile.”

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Come face to fish and embark on an underwater mission to save the sea! 

 

After a breakthrough invention allows aquatic life and humans to communicate, sea creatures recruit us to investigate an unknown force wreaking havoc in the big blue. With a great seahorse detective as our guide, we behold the troubled state of our ocean and battle to protect its ecosystem – learning a few things along the way!

*Created for the Themed Entertainment Creative Workshop Series Pitch Deck Program
Mentor: Adam Bezark | Concept Art: Carolyn Teves

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Happy Holidaliens crashed Christmas – literally! Explore cosmic confusions of Christmas conventions on the outer rim of Curry Ford West.

This activation was part of Curry Ford Presents: Picture Perfect Holidays by Slice Creative Network 2020 and continues to appear every holiday season.

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​Nautilus Coffee Co. salutes the legacy of the Nautilus family, an innovative crew with a thirst
for adventure.

 

At the turn of the 20th century, this remarkable family set out to build a revolutionary submarine to explore the world like never before. Keeping them fueled and focused through this endeavor were the multitudes of magnificent coffee they acquired during their past travels abroad.

Today, Nautilus Coffee Co. serves the rich and worldly coffee creations that energized the Nautilus family long ago.

 

Project handed over to clients in July 2021 

Art by Justin Dring | Orange Block Creative

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Not sure what to dig into? Fear not! This nifty flow chart is here to save the day. 

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Kindergarteners are present for their teacher’s sudden death. Their uninformed theories on death and the afterlife result in a unique and hilarious makeshift funeral.

*Produced by Rogue Productions &
Lakewood High School (winning Critics' Choice)

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The stars have aligned for a striking soiree! Prompted by the positioning of the planets, the constellations of the zodiac have overtaken The Magic Castle to compete for a prosperous future.

*Horrorscopes is the product of a 6-week Magic Castle studio simulation

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The magic of Blizzard Beach is the underlying message that glistens ever so slightly in the melting snow. This nighttime spectacular takes guests on a thrilling journey through the rise and fall of Florida’s first ski resort and the unforeseen magic it resulted in.

*This is a personal passion project and not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company

Art: Justin Low

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With the hopes of making Halloween a little more hospitable, Willow the Welcoming Witch has enchanted the Encore Resort Clubhouse, transforming it into
what she calls “Stay a Spell:
Broom & Breakfast."

Encore Resort at Reunion

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Color along to the creation of Encore Resort, a story of magic, morals, and sibling support!

Full Coloring Book Coming Soon

Art by Harriet Rodis

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Record-high heat is certainly making waves at this far out beach bash. The dangerous temperature is boiling the brains and bods of those stoked to catch some rays, causing giddy and groovy beachgoers to transform into mindless and murderous monsters. Blistered and burning, these crispy konks are cruisin’ for a bruisin’, hunting you down for your skin, creating a major sweat.  

*Awarded Best Story Deliverable, Best Pitch Presentation, and placed in the overall top 3 at TEA@UCSD's 2021 Haunt Competition.

Graphic Design: Emily Le

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Supers need sports too! Come soar at Super University and play a game of Super Ball with your team of powerful players. It is Super U’s most anticipated scrimmage of the season: Heroes VS Sidekicks – and you’re in OVERTIME.

Signage: Emily Le
3D Rendering: Keegan Toscano

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Now revived from the dead, Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin finally head to the moon – after singing about it for so long! The men deal with love, loss, and what it means to be a star... among the stars, of course!

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In the wake of a devastating, radioactive hurricane, The Wildlife Protection Unit is enlisting Volunteers to help identify the surviving species. Due to the storm’s merciless destruction, no unit vehicle was spared, requiring all Volunteers to drive their own cars, placing them in a survival saga of their own.