Posts By: Caryn

Identity: Rooted Logo

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Rooted Garden Consulting needed a logo that would be fun, whimsical and still professional. I chose to set a tree growing from the “t” so the business name would literally become the “roots” of the logo design. The curvy script typeface adds enough of a vertical quality to carry on with the tree-like look, while… Read more »

Website: Rooted Garden Consulting

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For this website, Rooted Garden Consulting needed a fun, simple and professional look. The brightness of the background along with a scalloped border near the footer adds whimsy without overwhelming the content. This website design features a tiled background that adjusts to the browser size and a special font for headings. The logo was also… Read more »

Print: Through Frankie’s Eyes

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For this book interior layout, author and publisher Barbara Techel of Joyful Paws, required a legible, clean look above all else. To enhance the message within the book, the author asked for us to incorporate photos into the chapter pages. A vintage style photo frame (also used for the Joyful Paws website) was used to add… Read more »

It’s Good to Be Responsive

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Devices capable of accessing the Web are changing all the time. So how do you build a site to work with all of them? There are a few options, but one of the latest is called Responsive Web Design (RWD). 2013 has even been called the “Year of Responsive Web Design“. RWD allows your website… Read more »