shay ometz and jeff barfoot are cofounders of bee things, where they make art prints and posters, apparel and products for kiddos and home.
jim henson once said, "my hope still is to leave the world a bit better than when i got here." shay and jeff love to design, illustrate and print things that make them happy, and they hope to make the people out in the world that see them a bit happier, too.
jeff and shay’s design and illustration have been featured in communication arts, print magazine, and the dallas society of visual communications show. most recently, their home and work were featured on the popular blog design*sponge.
they have been asked to show their work and address several professional groups and university programs, and they are honored to have judged several design competitions, among them the fox river paper show.
jeff and shay live and work in dallas, texas with their two moppy-haired sons, calder and milo, and their two mini weenie dogs, bumper and junebug.