Jesse Thompson AKA Jesse California is a Graphic Designer specializing in Branding, Apparel Design, Illustration, and Typography. He currently designs for Levi Strauss & Co. where he's responsible for mainline graphics, cross-brand collaborations, and trend analysis. 

You can find his art on t-shirts for numerous apparel brands, bands, businesses, motorcycle clubs, and special events.  His work appears on album covers, show posters, restaurant menus, pizza boxes, and skateboard decks, as well as in the pages of several illustration publications. 

Jesse is a fun-loving, hard-working, free spirit whose creative wheel never stops turning. He's inspired by good times, the outdoors, rock and roll, comics, riding his skateboard, and catching waves. He’s a natural optimist who tends to focus on the humorous side of life, which is reflected in his art.