Coco Love Alcorn is a Canadian pop, soul and jazz singer. She came to us to develop promotional pieces to showcase the songs from her latest album Wonderland. Over several months of research and development, we designed a limited edition set of cards featuring the songs from the album. We also created posters to capture the attention of her audience as she embarks on a cross-Canada tour.
Services: design, art direction, illustration, print, packaging
BRAND /ART DIRECTION
De Ronde Merino Cycling Wear specializes in environmental sustainability, material performance and surface design.
The main element of the brand is a graphic combination of pattern and typography: a geometrical sans serif type. Patterns can be assembled in various combinations, depending on mood, usage, and need. The end result: a system that speaks to classic design and an innovative aesthetic.
Services: brand identity, art direction, print
Ring Five is a boutique impact producing company offering grassroots distribution and audience-engagement support to filmmakers.
The wordmark has a contemporary, round form which aims to feel modern and friendly, while still maintaining a reassuring edge. The print material shows basic examples of how the brand starts to come to life through the combination of colour, typography, and messaging.
Services: branding, art direction, web
Boychuk Fuller is a design firm that believes good design is good space. They came to us to rejuvenate the company's brand identity as they improved and increased their service offerings. The result is a modern minimalist aesthetic that is simple yet impactful.
We designed a modern splash page to help communicate the brand's ethos, and to generate excitement for the company's upcoming launch.
Services: branding, print, web
SmartGrid Canada is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting a more modern and efficient electricity grid for the benefit of all Canadians. They came to us in need of an updated look that maintained brand recognition. We created a fresh palette and bold logo that would be relevant and resilient in an ever expanding industry.
Services: branding, art direction, web
Theatre Projects creates extraordinary performance spaces. With more than 1,200 projects in over 70 countries, their work ranges from studio theatres to performing arts centers.
They approached us with a desire to create a new identity system which is bold, creative and edgy without neglecting to convey experience, quality and professionalism.
Services: strategy, identity design, collateral
Jillian M. Siskind & Associates is a new law firm, specializing in industry and professional regulation, civil litigation, construction disputes as well as privacy and data protection.
We took a soft, understated approach to the law practice to set it apart from others in the sector. To achieve a balance of strength, confidence and accessibility we juxtaposed a simple, strong logotype with muted colours and delicate production processes.
Services: branding, art direction, print
Album art, packaging and merchandise for Wonderland by Coco Love Alcorn. Including CD Digipak, Tour Posters, and screen printed t-shirts.
Services: design, art direction, packaging, merchandise
Photography: Lisa Macintosh
Breakthrough Entertainment, an award winning producer and distributor of premium content for worldwide audiences, looked to us for help promoting their distribution catalogues. We created a cleaner, updated look with a fresh palette of colours while maintaining existing brand recognition.
Services: branding, art direction, design, print
The Super Mellow Beach Cruise was formed in 2007 as a monthly long boarding and skateboarding event in Toronto. A decade later it is still going strong with over a thousand skaters participating. We worked with the SMBC team to create a new visual look and feel for the event in anticipation of the 10th anniversary. Additional materials included event collateral such as hats, t-shirts, tote bags and buttons.
Services: strategy, identity design, apparel
Sunny Choi Gallery represents the work of Sunny Choi and other like-minded artists, bringing their creativity to private collectors, corporate collections, designers and architects.
Services: logotype, identity collateral
PRINT & EDITORIAL
Communications MDR provides consulting services to the arts aimed at assisting arts organizations, funders and artists. Members of Arts Consultants Canada, the consultants provide a range of research, analysis and strategic planning services to the arts sector in Canada and internationally.
Gravy has created the cover designs for numerous studies and reports.
Ontario Flora are an innovative group of designers, gardeners, botanists, and restorers of natural and urban environments. They offer landscape design, consultation, and community greening.
Services: logo, identity collateral
Interactive Ontario (IO) is a not-for-profit industry trade organization committed to the growth of the Ontario interactive digital content industry.
Over it's 5+ year relationship with the organization, gravy has designed the communication material for all IO events and programmes. This includes print, advertising, signage, projections, program guides and name tags.
Simply Closets, a leading manufacturer of custom closets, has been a client for over 10 years. gravy has been involved in developing and evolving the brand identity. We gave them a distinct clean bold style for easy brand recognition through all consumer touch points. We designed the website, product catalogues, advertising, trade show booth graphics, and a complete stationery package, including a logo, business cards, letterhead and envelopes.
Services: branding, advertising, print, editorial, web, environment
La Bodega is a new mini-market and fine foods deli in Nosara, Costa Rica that offers delicious breads, baguettes, quiche, and a wide assortment of delicious pastries and cakes.
Service includes Identity, Print and Environment.
Distribution360 focuses on traditional media sales, while actively pursuing growth in the digital space.
gravy was asked to create a visual identity for this forward-thinking distribution company. The identity system included sales collateral, marketing material and a website.
marblemedia is an award-winning content creation company devoted to telling stories that entertain and engage audiences across all platforms.
gravy has worked with marblemedia for over 5 years, developing logos and designs that successfully communicate the playful and interactive nature of their programming. Along with the programming, gravy created stationery, marketing material, signage and a brand standards guide for marblemedia.
Services include Identity, Advertising, Print & Editorial and Environment.
botl is a Canadian company that produces products designed to provide palatable, environmentally responsible drinking water for personal use.
gravy developed the corporate and product identity, business cards, website and packaging.
Services include Identity, Packaging and Interactive.