Five Ocean in a Teaspoon wins 2019 STA 100 Award (Society of Typographic Arts)
Each year, the Society of Typographic Arts “seeks to award the best 100 examples of innovative typography from around the world.”

Five Oceans in a Teaspoon wins 2019 Design Incubation Scholarship: Creative Work Award
Design Incubation’s Creative Work Award (given to one or two recipients a year) “demonstrates originality, scope, rigor, impact on communication design’s theoretical, critical, historical and/or visionary foundations.”

Five Ocean in a Teaspoon wins two 2020 Indigo Design Awards
One for Book Design and one for Mix Media/Moving Image. The Indigo Awards “reward outstanding and groundbreaking design from around the world.”

Five Oceans in a Teaspoon wins 2020 IPPY Gold Medal Award for Poetry
This is the top annual Poetry Prize given by Independent Publisher’s IPPY Book Awards. In its 25th year, the IPPY’s “Recognize Excellence in Independent Publishing,” showcasing the best books from the year throughout North America and the English-speaking world.

Five Oceans in a Teaspoon wins 2020 MUSE Creative Platinum Award in Book/Publication Design. The MUSE Creative Awards “is an international award that honors creative professionals whose work transcends time, inspires, breaks boundaries, ushers the present to the future.”

Five Oceans in a Teaspoon wins 2020 American Bookfest Best Book Award for POETRY. This award “recognizes the best books in mainstream and independent publishing throughout the United States.”