Archive for 'Portfolio'

IBM creates connected care

Click here to view presentation To show the benefits of IBM’s interoperable healthcare systems without getting bogged down in complex details, we created this simple graphic approach that communicates the streamlined value of IBM’s solutions.


Peachpit Press gets animated

This short cartoon was created to help illustrate how to add Flash video to a website. It was used as the demonstration example as part of Peachpit’s QuickProject guide series.  


Measurement Specialties presents united front

This organization was working to unify a number of brands under one umbrella. This interface was designed to present a wide variety of information to users from different industries without being overwhelmed by clutter. The site was produced by Nu-Zoo media. See the entire site at


Mixed Up Mutts share the love

Mixed Up Mutts works with a medium security prison in Northern Indiana to rehabilitate dogs and teach offenders valuable job and life skills. The site was designed to communicate the programs goals, facilitate fund-raising and provide a place for people to adopt the trained and certified ‘mutts.’ See the entire site at


CCC pushes performance

In an effort to get busy auto repair shop owners more involved in analyzing their performance, CCC developed a contest based on tracking these numbers. To get their attention, we used strong sports and performance imagery to bring each area of interest to light.


Grafix makes comical connections

The biggest differentiator between Grafix and its competitors in printing press accessories is its custom engineering each system to an indivdual press. To show this in a quick and memorable fashion, we used some less than successful combinations to bring the point home.


HES celebrates anniversary with style

We redesigned a more contemporary logo for this soil and water testing company, including web templates and a mark to celebrate their 25th anniversary.

IZIT Leather

IZIT Leather keeps it real

For this high-end faux leather manufacturer, we created a mark that expressed its calfskin feel and the wide range of colors and applications. The identity system features a leathery fade to the edges as do the web pages. The complete website can be seen at

Cray, Kaiser Ltd. collateral

Cray, Kaiser Ltd. markets strategically

We created a unified collateral system for the accounting firm of Cray, Kaiser, Ltd., including a folder, several individual service brochures, advertising and client communications. A website was also created and can be seen at

Common Threads Annual Report

Common Threads draws on diversity

To create the first annual report for the charity organization co-founded by celebrity chef Art Smith, we leveraged elements of their strong branding and tried to simply tell their story. Their mission of youth and diversity is shown in the bright color palette and strong photography. Created under as grant from the Taproot Foundation.

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