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I know it often seems that you can just add "+ Jazz" to an advertisement and wait for the awards to come piling in. If only that were true! But, almost everything does sound just a little bit cooler if you add some Jazz. Cute little kittens + Jazz. Chocolate cake + Jazz. Even something...

We’ve been too busy to post any new stuff to the blog lately, but we wanted to share these nice new business card designs for studio-98, a contemporary candid wedding (and event) photography studio in the Northwest. Not coincidentally, we’re also working on their new website that we hope to share with you soon....

We’ve been passing out Smells Like Pop buttons all this week at MusicFest NW. And, guess what? We just learned that the “musical toot” logo we designed for SLP is going to be featured in the next Logo Lounge anthology of logos! This is one of the primo hardcover collections of branding designs. Woot! Toot!...

More ideas from the Less-is-More files: A series of four mini billboards for Jacobs Heating and Air Conditioning quickly communicate the competitive advantages of the company with one-word headlines. The panels are big and bright so they can be easily read from cars on the street. Whether you read the secondary copy or not, the big idea...

We just designed these groovy (and loud) business cards for Smells Like Pop, an on-line music magazine with “music news, opinion, blather and snark.” The writers of SLP (of which I myself am one!) are for the most part all “Pops” (or at least old enough to smell like a pop) and hail from up and...

We just did a soft-launch of the new Wordress website we designed and built for The Oregon-Israel Business Alliance (OIBA). The bright, friendly and professional site using the colors green (for Oregon) and blue (for Israel) in a fresh way to elevate this group’s profile in the business landscape. The OIBA connects companies, business professionals, governmental officials, universities, and...

Funny how you can be so busy sometimes that you completely forget about what you've been working on! Today we made a visit to one of our local clients, Deco Distilling and were surprised to see these cards on their counter. Hey, who did these?! Oh, yeah ...

The website we designed for Distillery Row was built in Wordpress using a Woo theme as the base of the site. We're happy to share that the nice people at Woo Themes liked what we did, and have added the site to their Featured section of their showcase. Here's a bit of what they wrote:...

The Photo Lounge is Portland’s Coolest Photo booth! And, now they have a website that matches their high-energy, fun and interactive photo shoots. The Photo Lounge is a great addition to wedding receptions, Bar Mitzvahs, company parties, charity events, birthday parties and just about any kind of event you can throw. Fun and crazy props, colorful backgrounds and...