Film vs. Book 2016

After establishing old-world style branding for the 1877 Society, we helped brand and design their fundraising event Animus: Film vs. Book in a similar style. We had a blast working through these projects, so we jumped at the chance to create the poster for the group’s second-annual Animus.

The Whimsical World of Bjørn Wiinblad

Presented by the Museum of Danish America, “The Whimsical World of Bjørn Wiinblad” is a new exhibition looking back at the life and work of this prolific artist. Located in Elk Horn, Iowa, the museum is dedicated to spotlighting the history and culture of the Danish people in America and abroad. A longtime client, the museum approached us about creating a visual identity for this new exhibit. 

The Simple Man logo

Earlier this year, my good friend came to me with an idea. He was looking to open a store for men and needed help with branding. He wanted to open an expertly curated shop that concentrated on high-quality, classic items for the modern gentleman. He had a name he liked — The Simple Man — and was ready to move on to a full identity buildout, so I was more than happy to donate my time and expertise to help…

Election Tools website

In cooperation with our long-time partner Center for Civic Design, along with the Center for Technology in Civic Life, we recently launched electiontools.org. electiontools.org is a civic engagement toolkit for election officials. It’s a place where election officials can quickly get their hands on the digital tools they need for managing elections.

Rocky Mountain College mailers

Rocky Mountain College (RMC) is a private liberal arts college located at the foot of the sandstone rimrocks in Billings, Montana. We recently had the chance to work with them on a quick project. Being located on the edge of the Rockies and within 90 minutes of Yellowstone National Park, RMC is known for offering students a unique college experience. The mountainous setting is perfect for adventurous students to try their hand at ice-climbing, rafting, backpacking, skiing, and more. In…

Museum of Danish America projects

A while back we had the opportunity to work on a couple pieces for the Museum of Danish America, located in Elk Horn, Iowa. The museum, opened in 1994, is dedicated to the preservation of Danish immigrant heritage. We’ve had the privilege of working with the Museum of Danish America on a variety of pieces over the past few years. Interpretive signage We first designed some interpretive signage for the grounds surrounding the museum. The 11 signs are situated along…

Omaha Community Foundation Advisor Guide

Founded in 1982, the Omaha Community Foundation was formed from a desire to do more to make our community better. For 33 years, the Foundation has helped facilitate charitable giving by matching donors with local non-profits and organizations. They help donors “give with greater impact” by making their charitable dollars go further and do more in our community. Over $1 billion has been donated through the Foundation since their beginnings in 1982. The Foundation also provides resources and assistance to…

Animus branding and promotion

We are very excited about the work we did with Omaha Public Library Foundation‘s 1877 Society for their inaugural event called Animus: Film vs. Book. Each year, the Animus event will pit a book against its film counterpart in a spirited discourse. Participants are encouraged to come prepared to defend their choice to the death! The 2015 selection is The Shining – Kubrick vs. King. And the event is THIS THURSDAY, October 29, at Aksarben Cinema. So come watch the…