Big Pine Spice Company

The Big Pine Spice Company is a small Mom and Pop business in Big Pine Key, FL. They make delicious spice blends for fish, meat, poultry and vegetables. First we designed the logo with a tall handwritten font and a “big pine”. We chose a clear poly foil lined pouch with a kraft back for … Read More

Truck Shop

Started in 2014, Truck Shop is as a pop-up shop on wheels located on Warren Street in Hudson, NY. Truck Shop sells handmade jewelry, art and vintage items. We designed the exterior look of the truck first with the leaves and the Truck Shop typography; this lead to business card and two logo designs: TRUCK … Read More

The Lenox Club

The Lenox Club is a social club located in the Berkshires of Massachusetts. Looking to build their membership, they asked us to design a brochure to introduce the club to potential new members. They wanted a classic, yet fresh new look. We then redesigned their website to work responsively on multiple devices, and to reflect … Read More

A Better Space

When our friend Anna came up with her new business venture, A Better Space, she called on us to help with her business card and web design. A Better Space provides personalized services to help simplify the process of a life in transition. Anything from downsizing, setting up a new household, aging in place, helping … Read More

Food Truck 411

Food Truck 411 is the result of a five-year project Brian and Allison owned and operated: the food truck, Tortillaville. The book is written and photographed by Brian, and Allison designed the layout. The book is 6×9, full color and 144 pages. The project consisted of cover and book design layout, formatting, self publishing efforts, … Read More

Hudson River Guide

Hudson River Guide is a charter boat tour service started by Captain Brian Branigan when he was living in Catskill, NY. The website and rack card were used to promote his charter business on the Hudson River.

The Kinderhook Group

Growing larger as a real estate company, and covering more territory and states, the Kinderhook Group wanted to break out of the small NY town name—Kinderhook and build their brand in a new way. They wanted a new identity, something fresh, elegant and completely different from their existing image. This started with the logo and … Read More


SpeakTees— “shirts that say something”, is a t-shirt company started by Island Design partner Brian Branigan. SpeakTees say everything from inspirational, religious, political, motivational, to matter of fact. We designed the logo and created postcards, web banners to advertise the t-shirt company. Over time the SpeakTees has evolved to include other gifts to make it … Read More

The Stewart House

The Stewart House Restaurant and B&B is located in Athens, NY. The building, built in 1883, overlooks the majestic Hudson River. When we arrived on the scene, the Stewart House was a lovely building (and business), but in disrepair. We took it on as a one-year turnaround challenge—and we’re very pleased with the results. The … Read More

Ruth Beattie

Ruth Beattie is Allison’s jewelry design company. The Ruth Beattie website, designed in Dreamweaver, is an e-commerce site with Paypal as the merchant services gateway. In addition to Allison’s jewelry design, she took the photographs, designed the logo, created the font layout, and programmed the interface. Ruth Beattie is branded across social media platforms Facebook, … Read More