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Hello. My Name is Vaughn Donahue – Graphic & Web Designer
If you’ve got a specific idea, I’d love the chance to solve the problem. Whether you’re wanting a new look for your business, a website for your band, or full promotional print layout project – I can take the thing you’re passionate about and turn it into a visual masterpiece.
Every project comes with its own set of problems and requires unique attention. Design is problem solving at its core. We want to take your product or business, and market it right to grow your potential. No project is too big or too small, so let’s get started.
Branding. Promotion. Layout. Cover Art. Collateral. Packaging. Web.
Branding & Print.
Good design and successful marketing begins with a strong brand. Branding is much more than just a logo and a few colors – it is the set of core values and the voice of your business. These values can then transform into a visual representation of your company.
A logo is the most obvious element of branding, and it is the face of your organization to your customers. Beyond the logo however, comes standards and direction in how to use it and all the branded elements around it – to ensure the integrity of the brand. I’ll work alongside you to create strong brand standards and engaging visuals that best represent your company and its mission to your customers.
Even in the world of the web, traditional print provides a tangible experience for your customers that a digital offering simply cannot do in the same way. Informational brochures, promotional flyers and sales sheets – handing a printed product to your customer can make a lasting impact.
Whether its thumbing through a product catalog, holding a playbill before a show, or seeing a standout event poster, print material gives your brand the promise of real engagement from your customers or potential clients.
Print can bring your brand to life, and give it an existence outside of a screen. The options are endless.
With print comes layout. Custom company manuals, daily readers and book layouts still have a firm place in our every day lives. Good layout design improves reader engagement and readability.
A block of text without character or style is not begging to be read. Just as a website won’t be visited simply because it exists, a printed piece won’t be read unless it looks appealing and interesting to the reader. A good print layout is good marketing.
Make people want to read what you have to say.
Have you developed a killer product? A great product deserves to be wrapped up in the perfect package.
Great packaging can be the difference between a product’s success or failure, and it’s all about marketing at its core. Together we can develop packaging that looks great and works hard to sell your product.