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Tips for the Stormiest Brainstorms

Tips for the Stormiest Brainstorms Less than excited for another boring, time-sucking, bad-idea producing brainstorm? (Note: There are no bad ideas in brainstorming. As cringe-worthy as an idea might sound, bad ideas can spark brilliant ones.) But brainstorms don’t have to be dreadful. Keep them interesting and stormy with these tips. Ask people to come [...]

Battle of the Breweries: FINAL ROUND

Battle of the Breweries, FINAL ROUND! The final round of the Battle of the Brewery Brands is HERE. We started with 16 Charleston-area breweries, which have competed head to head in the categories of design, copywriting, and online presence. For the final battle, we went to both breweries and judged them on the in-person experience…and [...]

Battle of the Breweries: Round One

Battle of the Breweries, Round 1 We’re pretty open about the fact that we love beer. And we’re stoked that Charleston’s seeing more and more kick-ass breweries open around town each year. So in true Schmoll Creative fashion, we’re hosting a digital Battle of the Breweries. Sixteen local breweries will compete in head-to-head match-ups, and [...]

Graphic Design – Using Fonts

Graphic design trends and standards are always changing, but creating graphics that follow recent trends for services and businesses can help to build successful advertisements and identities.  Some of the recent trends in graphic design include flat designs that follow the standards of minimalism, pages that have full images or videos in the background, grid [...]

Sk8 Charleston Poster

Occasionally quick and fun graphic design projects fall in my lap. I had the pleasure of doing some graphic design work on a poster for SK8 Charleston and the grand opening of the Charleston Skate Park. The Charleston Skate Park is amazing and put together so well. It's definitely a professional level skate park and [...]