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Building a Killer Poster For Your Event

In Marketing by David Hamilton

Want to build enthusiasm for your play or festival? The marketplace is saturated with bad posters. If you want to get your message out there, you need a poster that is a cut above the rest.  Follow these simple guidelines to distinguish yourself from the pack. Step 1: Determine Your Marketing Strategy. This is a vital first step that oddly enough …

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Plays in the Park 2015

In Clients by David Hamilton

The preliminary graphics are done for the 2015 season of Plays in the Park. Exciting things have been happening in the redwoods for the past two years, and this year David Hamilton Design is proud to be a part of the action. The season features a lively line up of comedy and music in the redwoods. For these graphics we …

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The 2nd Annual Haunted Mill Tour Is Coming

In Clients, Community Sponsorship by David Hamilton

Once again,  David Hamilton Design is proud to be a sponsor of the Blue Ox Haunted Mill Tour.  Last year’s event was fabulous, with crowds of around 2,500 people over the course of the four day event.  This year we’re adding three more days, extended hours, and online sales.  As usual the fantastic photographs are courtesy of Evan Wish Photography …

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New Monthly Graphic Design Specials For December

In Marketing, Monthly Specials by David Hamilton

Forget Black Friday shopping! David Hamilton Design is rolling out two new monthly specials for December.  Okay, they may not be as instantly gratifying as a big screen television, but it’s a good chance to get a jump start on all those new year’s resolutions that you’re about to make about finally giving your business the marketing attention that it …

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David Hamilton Design Gears Up For Political Season

In Clients by David Hamilton

It’s November in Humboldt County. The leaves are turning color, car defrosters are suddenly a very popular feature, and political figures are raising money for next year’s election.  For a graphic designer that means political logos, yard signs, business cards and websites. I recently finished up this logo and website for District Attorney candidate, Arnie Klein, a former deputy district …

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New Jewelry Site, Just In Time For Christmas

In Clients by David Hamilton

Just showing a little blog love to a new client website launching this week, Peyote Moon Jewelry. Peyote Moon is based out of Arcata, California and features themes ranging from the American Southwest to Ancient Egypt.  If you’re looking to make a purchase for Christmas, move soon!  All Peyote Moon’s jewelry is made to order, which allows possibility for customization, …