HiT Toy Company preschool toy product.
My First Thomas characters developed into product, with the addition on a couple of play sets.
Thomas Minis engines, both classic and cross branded characters, including DC & Nickelodeon.
Thomas and Friends Trackmaster engines that I art directed for the FP design team. All vehicles are based on engines that were designed for the show with the production team.
Trackmaster play sets and destinations developed with the Fisher Price design team.
An assortment of Thomas and Friends product developed with the Mega Brands team.
A selection of both characters & play sets that I helped direct for the Fisher Price Toy Team's Thomas Wooden Railway product line, using characters that I helped develop for production.
A few of the Thomas Wooden Railway play sets that I helped direct for the Fisher Price Toy Team.
An assortment of the Mike the Knight product line that I art directed for the FP toy design team.
Here is a selection of Barney products directed for both Jakks Pacific & Fisher Price. Art from Barney style guide that were developed in house were integrated into designs whenever possible.
These are the final models of the My First Thomas Rail Rollers line, where the characters had to be converted into spherical form in order to be functional for the play sets.
A high end, ride along Thomas the Tank Engine by a company called CMR. This engine woulkd be set on tracks, & pull children around their yard/basement. No longer in production, but one on the more detailed, successful versions of the number 1 blue engine.
Toy Design & Product Development

Various product development designs for toy product where I was responsible for the creative direction, & maintaining brand integrity.

Freelance, Full-time, Moonlighting
Patrick Connolly
Licensed Brand Creative Director & Character Designer Glen Head, NY