A San Francisco based design studio specializing

in creative direction for companies large and

small. We work collaboratively to define brands by delivering effective visual languages across all

applications and media.


About Us


Kathrin Blatter

Creative Director/Partner


By giving brands clear voices, Kathrin helps them reach their goals and build strong customer relationships. She uses the art of storytelling to make them heard and noticed. She has over a decade of experience delivering effective branding solutions on either national or global level. Kathrin came from Chen Design Associates, where she lead the packaging design for The North Face global rebranding.


Prior to entering the branding world, Kathrin used to race mountain bikes professionally and was an editor and journalist for a mountain bike and alternative sports magazine. It is her journalist position that gave her the skill set to approach any project objectively and to truly unearth compelling and touching stories in each.

Andrew Johnson

Creative Director/Partner


With more than 7 years of brand identity experience, Andrew was a senior designer at Character, San Francisco. He lead campaigns for clients such as Nike, Levi’s, DC Shoes, IGN Entertainment, and Restoration Hardware. His passion for design lies in creating compelling, idea-based work that elevates brands and connects them to their audience.

GD USA magazine nominated Andrew as a design talent

to watch in 2007.


Our Process


Realizing that each creative problem is different, we work closely with a network of talented developers, writers and photographers best suited for the project. We take pride in having personal, one-on-one client relationships, that operate on open, honest communication.


Our Services


Brand Identity

Creative Direction

Visual Systems

Packaging Design



PPT Presentations

Traditional Print Design


Our Expertise