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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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EAST COAST INTERN

January 30, 2012 | buchanandesign

We were graced with Katherine’s presence in our studio for the last 3 weeks. She is very dedicated to say the least, all the way from the University of Delaware, she came out to sunny San Diego to visit her cousin and interned with us during her stay. See what she had to say about […]

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JANUARY 33

January 20, 2012 | buchanandesign

January happens to be a busy month in the studio. On top of all the New Year dealings both Bobby and I celebrate birthdays, another excuse to eat cake! Yesterday Joey brought in an orange liqueur masterpiece that Jessica made for me, what a treat! Everyone in the studio chipped in and got me an […]

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happy birthday to me

January 13, 2012 | buchanandesign

Going to lunch on 1.11 was a given, but this year i added a special request—Jessica’s amazing chocolate cake. Joey, our resident multimedia graphic designer is married to Jessica and she is a fantastic baker, spoils us all the time with her “experiments”. I shared with everyone at Buchanan Design AND managed to feed a […]

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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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‘Tis The Season Gallery

December 6, 2011 | buchanandesign

Today we put up our very first Seasonal Poster Gallery for Winter. About a month ago we decided to start a poster gallery in our office for each new season. For each gallery each of us would interpret the season as a poster using any art medium. In addition, each person would get a color, […]

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Savvy Sue & Premium Paul

November 15, 2011 | buchanandesign

The video we just completed for TRU Phone made it’s debut today in front of thousands and is receiving kudos in various twitter and blog posts. TRU is based in London with an office in North Carolina, so in addition to the tight timeline, we worked around the 3 and 8 hour time difference. We […]

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HELLOween Mixer

October 31, 2011 | buchanandesign

If you’re office is in an office building like ours, you know what it’s like when you walk by someone who looks familiar but you don’t know why. It could be on the way to the restroom, in the parking lot, or maybe at a local restaurant during lunch. Well, we decided to shake things […]

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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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