Good design is more than style,
it’s the substance and strategy that gets results.

How it works when we work together…

Prepare

We get to know your business, what drives it and sets it apart.

Together we define what success looks like, so we know it when we see it.

Research competitors, share design inspiration, and make sure we’re speaking the same visual language.


Design

Determine three varied approaches with the project goals in mind.

Present design concepts that reflect the three approaches.

Assess and compare to find the best solution. You may see the final concept here, but exploration and discovery is the goal.


Finalize

Listen to your feedback and refine in three rounds of revisions.

Finalization, share art files with you, printer or developer.

Success and happy dance.

Branding Design

Branding

We work to find the right way to express your business. The collaboration between a designer and a client is an important connection. You chose me because of my style and I chose you because of your mission. Together we combine our strengths and create a brand identity that shows your customers, donors, and colleagues who you are (or maybe a little bit better).

PROCESS: Strategy sessions, three concepts presented, three full rounds of design.

RESULT: A logo in multiple ready to use formats for web and print, as well as branding packages that include: style guide with logo usage, color palette, typeface families and business stationery


Print Design

Print

Print creates a personal connection. Your story reaches and connects with your people, they’ll take more time to read and absorb your message.

PROCESS: We find the strategy to communicate to your target. Copy and images come from you or we bring in the right content creators to join the team. Content is analyzed for the ideal format and opportunities to translate words into visuals for maximum absorption, impact and engagement.

RESULT: Print media that is beautiful and clear. Brochures, annual reports, newsletters, advertisements, flyers, postcards, business cards, business stationery, signage, environmental displays, trade show booths…

Web Design

Web

Your website works for you 24/7 while you’re out doing the important work of impacting your community. We walk you through the design & development process so you’re never in the dark.

PROCESS: You supply the content (text and images) or we we help find the right people to create it), 3 rounds of revisions revisions, follow-up support. We work to find the non-verbal strategy to communicate to your target. Includes: site map and wireframes, template/theme design – three design solutions presented, three rounds of revisions included, image optimization, WordPress or other CMS development, cross-platform testing

RESULT: Website, content management system, guidelines to maintain the site.


Packaging Design

Packaging

Your packaging talks to your customers when you’re not there to make the introduction.

PROCESS: We define, or clarify what makes your product unique. Copy and images come from you or we bring in the right content creators to join the team. The product, images and content are assessed to set the tone that tells the story of your product or line. Finalization happens as described above, we create mechanical files and work with a print vendor for prepress and getting your colors, paper, media, etc just right.

RESULT: Products that are beautiful, desirable, and sell: bottles, labels, jars, boxes…