Insights

Grow Your Good

Grow Your Good Recipient: Calgary Can

In the fall of 2014, we announced the winner of our third annual Grow Your Good contest – a local non-profit named Calgary Can.   Calgary Can is a triple-bottom line initiative aimed at reducing waste and improving recycling opportunities in Calgary by collaborating with and empowering

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Insights

Logos of 2014

We’re looking back at 2014…in logos! Here are the best of our branding projects from the past year. Back to Insights

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Arts + Culture

A new identity for an 80-year old music competition

It’s a new era for what was formerly the Calgary Kiwanis Music Festival. This grand-daddy of regional music competitions in Canada has been an integral part of the Calgary arts community for years. But in 2015, the festival will not only be introducing new competition categories – think rock, blues, folk and

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Arts + Culture

A theatre in a box

It’s family-friendly… accessible to all… and absolutely free!   Nope, it’s not a park. It’s modular, mobile and looks like a photo booth, but there’s no slot for your toonies.  It’s the Nur Box Theatre – a miniature theatre that can be positioned in public and private spaces

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Advocacy

Moms—on political engagement

Just a few weeks ago, as a proud nominee of Calgary’s annual Be Local Awards, we contributed a blog piece to REAP entitled Being GOOD Means Being Engaged. In it, we describe our passion for community engagement as an integral piece of our company values.

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Arts + Culture

Spotlight on the issues

Branding projects are always interesting and one of our favourite kinds of assignments because we get to meld graphic design with the values, purpose, and personality of an organization. Some of the best solutions, initiatives, and ideas emerge from a collective of varying viewpoints and

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Health

Engaging Healthcare Workers

In healthcare – where comfort and approachability are paramount – design focused on patients can tend towards the soft and understated. But when communicating to those who work in the field, there’s the opportunity to go beyond this. Here are three recent projects for the British

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Arts + Culture

The making of LIVING A CREATIVE LIFE

As far as reports go, this was not your typical assignment. We went from the tarmac of the Calgary International Airport to setting up a desk and typewriter in a +15, to bringing together classical musicians and hockey players on an outdoor rink on a

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Grow Your Good

Grow Your Good Recipient: Fisher Farms

Our second recipient of the 2013 Grow Your Good initiative, Fisher Farms, just went live with their new website.   This dynamic farming duo – Nolan and Kari Fisher, were great to work with! Their passion for their work (or is it play?) was apparent

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