Wish You Were Here!

Wish You Were Here Postcards San Diego Tourism ESPN | Tactile Marketing, Custom Promotional Postcard Design, Creative Sales Materials | Barbour Design

If you’re like us, you’re probably starting to think about your much needed spring vacation. Here’s a fun project from our archives to inspire your travel planning. A couple years back we created several sets of custom postcards for ESPN to distribute at an upcoming meeting with the San Diego Tourism Authority. Nine high quality…

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you talk. they draw. it’s awesome.

It’s visual note-taking, it’s a graphic recording, it’s an an engagement board, it’s a living mural, it’s visual scribing, it’s awesome. Virtual presentations, events and meetings are the new norm but WFH distractions and technical difficulties make it more challenging to keep people engaged. While researching innovative ways to virtually connect with audiences, provide memorial…

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No Missing Piece Here

ESPN Multicultural Puzzle Kit | Tactile Marketing, Custom Branded Merchandise, Custom Illustration, promotional gift | Barbour Design

Now that jigsaw puzzles are all the rage thanks to the Covid quarantine, we thought we’d share this fun project we “put together” for ESPN last year. There was no missing piece to the puzzle when it came to creating ESPN’s Multicultural Puzzle Kit. The key message the sales team wanted to communicate was connection—fans,…

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Harvest ID

Potato prints are not just for school-age children anymore. UK designer Ben Brears made great use of this simple process for a festival identity, with great results. The lighthearted nature of the technique is very fitting for family oriented festival atmosphere, and the bold forms lend themselves to a variety of executions. Via brears.co.uk

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Orpheus 2012 Annual Gala Invitation by Barbour Design

Barbour Design recently completed the event branding and an elegant invitation for Orpheus Chamber Orchestra’s 2012 Gala. The event theme, “Bach to Brazil,” was reflected in the invitation’s tropic-inspired design and prismatic Orpheus color palette. Materials designed included a save-the-date postcard, invitation, reply card, note cards and envelopes. Printing all the materials on Neenah Flash…

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