Event Invitation as an Attachment—Don’t Do It!

Event Marketing: Digital Invitations/Eblasts I often get asked by clients to create a “digital invitation” or “eblast” graphic that they can attach to, or insert into the body of, an email for their event. I don’t recommend sending...

Award Ceremony Branding—FNIH Lurie Prize

Each year, the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health honors an exceptional young scientist in the field of biomedical sciences with The Lurie Prize. The annual Lurie Prize award ceremony is the FNIH’s premier event. It brings together some of the...

From Sketches to Finished Logo Designs

How can a graphic designer not be good at drawing her ideas? Full disclosure here…I’m not the best at drawing. I can draw what I see, like a still life or a model, but I’m not great at drawing off the top of my head. BUT I’m a big proponent of...

2017 Chef’s Best Fundraiser Logo

A little drumroll…I’m thrilled to unveil the logo for Food & Friends’ 27th annual Chef’s Best Dinner and Auction which takes place June 19, 2017 at the gorgeous Marriott Marquis Washington DC. The elegant evening offers delicious dishes created by local...

Favorite Font Friday 3-3-17 Didot

Welcome back to my Favorite Font Friday series! The font showcased above is an elegant typeface called Didot. It was created by the Didots, a French family of type designers, in the late 18th to early 19th century....

Is It Happy Hour Yet? Check Out This Craft Beer Branding

A total beer geek (I can call him that because he’s my brother) began crafting his beer in the yellow barn behind his house and needed a fun, fresh logo and branding to represent his delicious brews. The yellow barn is located in a quaint little town and...