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February 27, 2014

Bananas Feed Creativity – Designing the AIGA St. Louis 19 Show Identity

AIGA St. Louis approached Almanac and asked us to design the identity and materials for the 19th. annual Design Show. This yearly event showcases the best design work from throughout the St. Louis region, so we jumped at the chance to be involved. The project scope included the design show identity, call for entries invitation, [...]

July 31, 2013

It’s why we share! – A new website for St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Almanac is thrilled to announce It’s why we share, a website we designed and developed for St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Intended to take the place of the hospital’s print annual report, the digital format made it possible to tell stories in an unexpected way and allowed the hospital to share its impact with a wider audience. [...]

January 11, 2013

_________, for KDHX Campaign Branding

When our friends at 88.1 KDHX embarked on their first-ever capital campaign back in 2010, they came to Almanac for help in telling the story of their move to a new space in Grand Center. We’ve seen capital campaigns become quite serious, formal processes, but that approach was easy to ignore for an organization who is [...]

May 8, 2012

ARTCRANK: A Poster Party for Bike People

Above: Cropping of Almanac’s poster “McKinley Dreams” 3-color screen print; 19″ x 25″ Join us this Friday night (May 11th) at the Atomic Cowboy for ARTCRANK: A Poster Party for Bike People. Started in Minneapolis in 2007, and now with shows in cities such as Denver, Portland, San Francisco, and London, ARTCRANK STL will feature [...]

January 12, 2012

Experience Kanaval!

It’s almost mid-January and we’d be remiss to let another day go by without mentioning that February 18th is Meds & Food for Kids’ inaugural gala and auction: Experience Kanaval! Over the years, Almanac has worked closely with Meds & Food for Kids to develop their Local Hands, Bright Future campaign, and we couldn’t be [...]

September 6, 2011

Mini Pink Book—The Stylish Side of Curation

When we met Nicole Benoist for the first time last spring and heard about her idea to develop a web site that would deliver her picks on the most stylish places to dine, shop, and visit in cities around the country, we knew she was on to something. Nicole had long been known by her [...]

May 24, 2011


I’m happy to be included as a panelist in AIGA’s “Designer Business Roundtable” on Thursday, May 24th., but truth be told, I’m even happier to learn from successful business owners like Eric Thoelke and Traci Moore. Here’s the scoop from AIGA’s website: ———— We’re bringing together an intimate group of passionate creatives to discuss key [...]

May 3, 2011


Above: Evan and Paige of Sleepy Kitty. Outtake from KDHX photoshoot. Photo by Douglas Garfield. WHEW! We’re still recovering from a busy last couple of weeks but didn’t want to let too much time pass without posting reflections on the first ever St. Louis Design Week. Although we didn’t get out to all the events, [...]

April 19, 2011


There’s no doubt about it, St. Louis is a creative city. Thanks to some combination (I still haven’t pinpointed it yet) of unique and historic neighborhoods, a low cost of living and an abundance of affordable building stock, there exists a culture of opportunity for artists, designers, restaurateurs, business owners or anyone else looking to [...]