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Each project starts out with a simple question —

"How much will it cost?"

Our answer is —

"It all depends...".

Before we can give you an estimate we first need to understand your project, budget, schedules and expectations.

We work closely with you to define the primary parameters of the project, to identify the targeted audience and to tailor the solution to your specific industry.

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We pride ourselves in making the design process as transparent as possible.

This overview will help you become familiar with the ins-and-outs of the creative and production stages of the graphic design process.

Our focus is on understanding our clients' business situation and the short- and long term goals. This knowledge enables us in developing the most creative, functional and budget conscious solutions.

• Initial COMPLIMENTARY Consultation

    We'd like to get to know you and your business and find out how we can help you with your project. When we first meet, it is important that you bring as much of your current and past marketing material to the table. You get to tell us what has worked for you and what didn't. You tell us what you are looking for. The more we find out about you and what it is you need help with, the better we can estimate the cost of the job. If you feel comfortable with us and may request a written proposal.

• Estimate or Written Proposal

    After we have gathered all available data from you, we present a written estimate/proposal to you, typically within a week. We advise our clients to carefully review the proposal and to address any concerns or perhaps necessary revisions to the estimate. If all is agreed upon, the signature and initial deposit of 50% will get us started on the project.

• Before any work begins

    We suggest the following: Assigning one company staff person in your organization as the decision maker and key contact. This contact should be able to negotiate project guidelines, money matters, and the project's timetable.

• Research

    Our first step into developing a solid creative concept is to have a thorough understanding of your company's products, range of services and competition. For our research we use available data you might provide, like an audit of your competitors' and your company's current communications. In addition we will use the Internet, libraries, and other sources.

• Concept Development and Design

    This is an exciting process.  Once the concept has been established, the refinement stage begins. Along the way, you see the project evolve, each time becoming more refined. Other creative work such as writing, illustration, or photography usually occurs simultaneously during the refinement process.

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