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That’s Soe High School

July 17, 2012 | buchanandesign

Well, in this case, it really was. Bledsoe recently came to Buchanan Design with an image branding project that was specific to the high school football lineman. The company developed and designed a knee brace specifically for this target market. It was the first time the company embarked on a project that was for this […]

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Destination For Good

July 6, 2012 | buchanandesign

everyone enjoys a great vacation with the family, i know i do, but typically, we don’t think about using vacation time to give back. perhaps it’s because we think of vacation as a reward for “us” or we simply want to relax and get away from it all… well, my vacation planning process changed after […]

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The Middle [Wo]Man

March 1, 2012 | buchanandesign

Hewitt Marketing came to us for a new logo and brand definition. The company specializes in building positive relations between a developer or builder and the city or community. It’s a sensitive position because each party is coming to the table with a very specific want, but in the end, there will have to be […]

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Refining the Brand Focus

February 21, 2012 | buchanandesign

It’s always a pleasure working with a company that trusts us to do the very best by them. This was very true with Genesis Healthcare Partners–a specialized group of doctors who are offering the highest level of urological medicine combined with personal private practice service. for any patient, it’s the very best of both worlds, […]

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ORIGINAL vs. STOCK—FOR GOOD

February 2, 2012 | buchanandesign

We have been working with Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center (Tel-Hi) for over a year now and it’s been a very fun and collaborative working relationship. Last year was the first time we helped them with A Taste of Tel-Hi, their big annual fundraiser, and we were “encouraged” to use a stock illustration that was similar […]

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HELLO 2012

January 3, 2012 | buchanandesign

wow, i can’t believe how fast 2011 flew by, but i’m super excited about the many exciting things ahead in 2012. brand strategy will stay at the core of what we do but we will continue to push our creative skills in a variety of mediums. more application design, more website design, more animated video […]

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Live As One

December 23, 2011 | buchanandesign

Every year we try to think of a gift for our clients that is unique, or functional, or memorable, or engaging, or just plain cool. This year we settled on a design that was created for OrangeTree a couple years back. It’s a personal favorite of mine for many reasons and felt it was a […]

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1 BILLION THIRSTY

October 20, 2011 | buchanandesign

  The name says it all, there are billions of people around the globe who don’t have access to safe drinking water. It’s unthinkable really, but it’s true. I met the founder of the organization last year when Darcy and I attended their annual fundraiser—Water for Christmas. At that time I was unaware of just […]

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Design CAN Help

July 14, 2011 | buchanandesign

We recently designed the logo for Cranio Angel Network (CAN) started by Sheila Grantham. Her daughter Avery was diagnosed with Craniosynostosis, a birth defect that requires surgery to correct. Symptoms of Craniosynostosis are often dismissed and early diagnosis is crucial to providing adequate treatment. Fortunately for Avery, her mommy was persistent and finally found the […]

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BOWHAUS

June 17, 2011 | buchanandesign

AIGA San Diego is embarking on a new community outreach project called Bowhaus and we will be in charge of all communications. This will be similar to the Hearts in San Francisco or the Cows on Parade in Chicago. Local and regional artists will be given the opportunity to create the most unique and artistic […]

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