visual storytelling through ink.
a mix of practices including screenprinting, pen and ink & pencil.

lauren hess hexx the inverse studio metallic screenprint screen print silkscreen printing printmaking tree design clouded leopard tattoo design poster wall home decor contemporary trippy psychedelic mystic mysticism occult wild cat art artwork illustration illustrate illos artist asheville north carolina
lauren hess hexx the inverse studio metallic screenprint screen print silkscreen printing printmaking tree design clouded leopard tattoo design poster wall home decor contemporary trippy psychedelic mystic mysticism occult wild cat art artwork illustration illustrate illos artist asheville north carolina
lauren hess hexx the inverse studio metallic screenprint screen print silkscreen printing printmaking tree design clouded leopard tattoo design poster wall home decor contemporary trippy psychedelic mystic mysticism occult wild cat art artwork illustration illustrate illos artist asheville north carolina

MANGROVE GUARDIAN



screen print with hand painted gold detail


16"x20"



lauren hess hexx the inverse studio metallic screenprint screen print silkscreen printing printmaking butterfly moth insect tattoo design umph umphree's mcgee music poster jam band rock roll type lettering flatlay wall home decor contemporary trippy psychedelic mystic mysticism occult bug art artwork illustration illustrate illos artist evil eye asheville north carolina
black hand drawn screen print on metallic spray painted paper by artists Lauren Hess

UMPHREY'S MCGEE



collaborated with Brain Candy Ink on original drawing and screenprint for Umphrey's McGee

spray painted and screenprinted one-of-a-kind posters


spray paint, silkscreen



lauren hess hexx the inverse studio logo type draw drawing drawn ink pen plant plants leaves fern flower anemone seaweed rose wild botanical nature illustration illustrate illos contemporary design lettering branding graphic graphics black white organic sans serif nature

THE INVERSE LOGO



hand-drawn lush botanicals surround structured type; an intersection of nature + refinement


pen, digital



band poster, gig poster, music poster, graphic design, plant illustration, asheville north carolina, funk band, photoshop art, adobe illustrator, contemporary illustration by artist Lauren Hess

SUPATIGHT CHRISTMAS POSTER



poster for live holiday show


digital



pride parade, lgbtq oktoberfest, pretzel love, band poster, gig poster, music poster, graphic design, plant illustration, contemporary illustration by artist Lauren Hess

PRIDETOBERFEST POSTER



created poster for event that combined Asheville Pride Day + Oktoberfest 2019


digital



band poster, gig poster, music poster, graphic design, guitar illustration, live music, live show, asheville north carolina, wicked weed, beer release contemporary illustration by artist Lauren Hess

HOLIDAY HOOTENANY POSTER


created poster for music event benefitting Manna Food Bank


digital




TEDMED Book, Breaking Through
TEDMED wall of portraits by artist Lauren Hess
TEDMED portrait close up

TEDMED


created original portrait illustrations for each of the 50+ speakers

worked alongside Alexander Isley Inc. to create content for promotional materials, environment design + book design


watercolor, digital