Professional Practice Illustration

Spring 2012
Tom Garrett, Professor
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Project 2: Minnesota Hockey Posters

Minnesota Hockey partners with MCAD to create inspirational hockey posters.

Student’s in Tom Garrett’s Professional Practice created posters for Minnesota Hockey. 6 students were awarded $250 each for their designs. 3,000 posters will be printed of each of the award winning illustrations and presented at the Minnesota State High School hockey tournament in March 2012.


Special thanks to Hal Tearse who for this second year has brought this project to MCAD and for bringing the pizza! Also to Mike Snee, Executive Director of Minnesota Hockey and Craig DeRosier. And finally to the judges: Kole DeRosier, Nick Latvala and Max Prokop.

Congratulations to the following Illustration students: 

Jenessa Kundinger
Aaron Schulte
Lindsay Turner
Linda Tran
Dustin Davis
Lydia Fusco


In addition, the entire class’s work will be displayed as a large print at the Hockey Tournament. 

Minnesota Hockey, an affiliate of USA Hockey, is the governing body of youth and amateur hockey in Minnesota and the premier developer of hockey players in the state.  With over 63,000 registered players, coaches, and officials, it is the largest state governing body for amateur hockey in the United States.

Here are a few photos from the judging of the posters.

Final Posters