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Spring is on our wall!

March 5, 2012 | buchanandesign

  As the season is starting to change the decor at our studio is following suit. Our winter posters have come down and the fresh Pantone colors of spring now hang. This is the second round of the BD Seasonal Poster Series and with intern Andy Curione joining us we’ve added a fifth Pantone color […]

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The Big 2-3

February 24, 2012 | buchanandesign

There is nothing like another round of birthday cake to squeeze in just before the end of winter. Joey’s wife, Jessica, struck yet again with the most delicious (and dangerous) combination of vanilla and chocolate. To celebrate my 23rd birthday, the boys took me out to Bud’s Louisiana Cafe, an amazing delight tucked inside the […]

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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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The New BuchananDesign.com

September 20, 2011 | buchanandesign

It’s official, buchanandesign.com has a “NEW LOOK” and is no longer a flash site. It feels like yesterday when we were all excited to launch our previous site but lots has changed in a couple years. We needed to keep up with technology and the many types of mobile devices out there. We also wanted […]

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Embossing & Debossing

August 16, 2011 | buchanandesign

Essentially the same thing, embossing raises the paper surface up and debossing pushes the paper surface down. The technique to use is based on the design and the feel you want to achieve. Both require a metal die that combined with heat and pressure will produce amazing results. The ultimate reason for using any of […]

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Calling all Chocoholics!

July 22, 2011 | buchanandesign

Dallmann is officially open for business at the Flower Hill Mall in Del Mar. We started this company branding journey with Bella Valencia, Chocolatier and Owner of Dallmann in the fall of 2010. We began by creating a new identity which was inspired by many of the wonderful photos of her grandfather and his shop […]

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I’M BAAAACK!

July 19, 2011 | buchanandesign

After a short-lived job hunt, I was absolutely excited to get a call from Bobby asking how things were going. It appears I made a BIG impression on the Buchanan Design team during my internship and they thought of me when the Junior Designer position opened—I was more than happy to grab the opportunity right […]

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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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1.11.11

January 12, 2011 | buchanandesign

Wow, so much to pack into a day. I woke up to hugs and kisses from my Darcy and the kids. Cassidy painted an amazing orange square frame with the BD logo in silver, what an artist she’s blossoming to be. Ryan walked in with a homemade chocolate cake with the BD logo made out […]

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