Signage Mistakes

Top 8 Mistakes Retailers Make When Ordering Signage

by MATTHEW HUDSON
Because of its impact on customers’ experiences and your sales, signage plays a weighty role in your store. Signs can do wonders to your business, but they can also fall flat if you’re not careful. In my book, Signs Sell, I list four categories of signs that every store must have to be successful. Continue reading

Creative Process

There are two things I struggle with the most in my job, not having work and having to fight the fourth round of revisions despite the fact that we had established doing only two in our contract. However there is hope, I have found ways that have improved our approval process and improved my designs significantly. Our projects are actually more profitable because we added a few steps to the creative process. Continue reading

MOORE

Rootamental hand painted C+C WEDDING signs made from reclaimed materials found on the Moore compound.
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BLAZE SYKA

SBLAZEhout out for Rootamental guy Blaze Syka check out: blazesyka.com This guy is talented hire him while you still can.
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Bringing it Home

Hemp-50000-Uses-and-Benefits-768x1024Hemp is a misunderstood plant with compelling benefits for healthy homes, food, farmers, job creation and our environment. Industrial hemp is non-psychoactive and grown in over thirty other nations but currently U.S. farmers are prohibited from this economic opportunity. BRINGING IT HOME’s filmmakers Linda Booker and Blaire Johnson animate hemp’s history and introduce us to business owners using industrial hemp for construction, textiles, nutrition, and body care products in the United States and around the globe. BRINGING IT HOME explores “Why aren’t we growing it here?” and the latest effort by advocates to legalize hemp farming in America. Learn more, support, sign up for news at bringingithomemovie.com
Watch it NOW through July  3 – 11th

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Thefuture

Left to right: Otis, Sy, Grayson, & Jayce

Left to right: Otis, Sy, Grayson, & Jayce

This is the main reason why I keep making skateboards; the future generations. This Cayucos gang has rode there Mini Kroozers down. Thanks to Brandon Headland and family for keeping them rolling all these years.

Wit

Jack-Eidt-Condor-Cave am inspired by the Keystone beings like the Condor. From Wikipedia “The California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) is a New World vulture, the largest North American land bird. This condor became extinct in the wild in 1987 (all remaining wild individuals were captured), but the species has been reintroduced to northern Arizona and southern Utah (including the Grand Canyon area and Zion National Park), the coastal mountains of central and southern California, and northern Baja California. Although other fossil members are known, it is the only surviving member of the genus Gymnogyps.”

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