All too often, designers give the creative process priority over everything else, even things such as budget, deadlines and communication. The end product might be solid, but if a client feels frustrated and exasperated with the whole experience, was the project really a success?
Whether or not you choose to work with Chalkbox, we want you to find the right graphic designer for your organization and your project.
You’ve probably heard the following concept: What you don’t know isn’t necessarily the problem. It’s what you don’t know you don’t know.
You might already know the difference between a logo and a brand. You might also be surprised at how many of our clients and potential clients don’t.
CoActiveSoft provides solutions for Home Service Providers. Starting up with on-the-cheap branding can handicap a new business—customers and investors may simply not come knocking. They knew this and wanted to start out with branding that looked professional and credible and left no room for doubt. Chalkbox developed this colorful, clean, and professional brand to represent their good work and high-quality service.
Owner Tiffany was opening a retail boutique in Seattle’s Madrona neighborhood, serving up hand-made goods from makers around the world. Her audience needed her brand to be contemporary, with a strong nod to hand-made goods. The completed work refers to patterns, shapes, and colors found in handmade ironwork, jewelry, and other intricate, decorative items.
Cobalt Construction is a different kind of remodeling contractor: large enough to complete projects effectively and efficiently (and with stunning results), but small enough to build the personal relationships with clients that so often are lacking in the construction business.
After his business partner retired, Seattle real-estate agent Mark wanted to create a new brand that reflected himself in a way the partnership’s brand never could. Chalkbox helped Mark create the “Home with Mark” brand, designing logo, additional branding elements, and full stationery package.
WECO (Woodside Electronics Company) has been inventing and manufacturing equipment that sorts the tasty produce of our nation’s farmers at lightning speed. They have machines to sort walnuts, tomatoes, blueberries, wine grapes, olives, cranberries, and on and on. Chalkbox has been working with WECO since 2006, developing an overarching brand system, two websites, sales and marketing collateral, equipment operations manuals, branded apparel, and more.