Topps: Sports Trading Card Designs

  • Topps:  Designed over 250 high-end sports trading cards with styles ranging from modern to retro to Victorian to distressed. Received rave reviews from collectors, which translated into high profits for Topps. Includes several individual relic cards sold for over $15,000 each.

    Liaised with clients regarding project specifications and printing technologies, while art directing designers on client needs. Prepared design files for production and printing, reviewed separations, and created white hit, etch, spot color, and foil plates.

    Shown are select NBA, MLB, NFL, UFC and historical figure cards, many featuring hand-signed autographs, and relic cards featuring embedded game-worn apparel and gear. Also shown are sample separation plates for the MLB/Topps Finest Baseball Series base card.
  • Sample of separation plates created for Topps Finest baseball series: 4C, spot, white and etch.