In a market that is inundated with "quick" and "new" the founder of the Vivian's Live Again realized a need to provide solutions for home cooked meals for those that live a gluten free lifestyle. In essence these people need to feel the comfort of home and home style cooking.
The initial need was to re-brand the product as warm and approachable. Taking a classic approach was just what the client needed.
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Every business needs a well designed web page. This goes beyond just functionality in today's highly competitive world of Internet search engine optimization. Form and function must remain equal partners. This is the fundamental belief system under which the Amber Room operates. When everyone is happy then business can thrive.
In this case this website mock up was created by Amber Room Studios in conjunction with Ignition Marketing for Bellevue Center for Health. It's purpose was to serve as a starting point of discussion for a website redesign.
This is a mock-up for Caisson Laboratories annual product catalog. This piece utilizes 3D elements and maintains the clients need to be precieved as not only technical but clean, hip and approachable.
Mailing Dynamics Corp. was a direct mail company that was interested in drawing in new clientèle by using their own means of attracting customers.
This series of post cards used simple metaphors to convey what Mailing Dynamics could do for businesses in need of growing their markets by telling a business's unique story using the proven methods of direct mail.
A few days after the top postcard shipped a woman walked into Mailing Dynamics' office and recounted the story of her husband. He never responded to "junk mail." This time it worked!
This piece is an example of a simple but compelling layout for a costume designer to show her wares. This particular multi-page piece was a used to help her transition her talented career at the University level.
Logos are a crucial piece to any organization's success. To be instantly recognizable is harder to accomplish than one may think. Getting it right sometimes takes a bit more effort than first imagined.
This particular logo was created to help an up and coming motivational speaker improve his image while maintain his brand identity. He felt this new logo added a sense of elegance and sophistication which was more in line with potential client's expectations.
This series of images were produced for Unicorn Children's Theatre in an effort to attract age appropriate interest in the program and theatrical productions. The artistic director also felt that an overall image update was necessary. A new logo and on-line presence was created and continues to be used years later.
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Though fossils in stone relief doesn't scream graphic design... the truth is the creation of these pieces for Green River Stone Company rely heavily on graphic design and it's layout principles.
The process includes stone and fossil to be quarried and brought to a production facility. Each piece is digitally photographed and then manipulated in the computer. During this process fossils could be added, restored or rearranged to achieve an overall aesthetic that was appropriate to a particular piece.
Wan Li Lu is a nonprofit organization created to promote cultural diversity. The name "Wan Li Lu" is Mandarin Chinese for "Ten Thousand Miles" and taken from an old Chinese proverb. When translated it says, "More wisdom is had by walking 10,000 miles than by reading 10,000 books."
North and South America are represented by footsteps to emulate the proverb. The toes represent individuals that create a whole. Thusly, representing all of the wisdom and experience that we posses individually being brought together to create a better world. Notice also that there is no big toe.
Image is everything. How you or your company is perceived will make all the difference.
Amber Room Studios also believes in transparency. That is, how your organization is presented should not be a representation of the designer. Or rather we believe in telling your story and not being stuck in a certain style or methodology. If hip and modern isn't your thing then perhaps a classical approach is necessary. Or maybe something else altogether. We are here to help you realize your endeavor. We will actually listen, give you our input and work to get it right.