Category: Brand Nirvana Case Study

Case Study: Inspiring a Difference Brand Nirvana

“There is vitality, a life force energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will be lost. The world will not have …

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Case Study: The Abbey Brand Nirvana

“You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” – Mahatma Gandhi   The Brand Story The Abbey is a place of contemplation and hospitality, operating as an accommodation and conference centre as well as offering a space for …

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Wise Women Ride Brand Nirvana Experience with Earth & Sea Creative

Case Study: Wise Women Ride Brand Nirvana

  “I would travel only by horse, if I had the choice.” – Linda McCartney   The Brand Story Wise Women Ride is the result of a pipe dream conjured when Founder, Jeanette White, said she wanted to travel and take people with her along for the ride. The business is Jeanette’s passion project and her legacy in this lifetime, born after a transformational …

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Case Study: Larder and Spade Brand Development

Marmalade producers take their craft quite seriously, so much so there’s an annual competition in Dalemain, UK. The Oscars of the marmalade world, this is where artisan producers enter their perfect batch for judging. The hope & goal of this ceremonial act: winning the coveted Gold Medal. Annette Guyatt, Founder of Larder and Spade, is so passionate about marmalade and her enthusiasm is captivating.  Annette produces artisan …

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Case Study: Soulstice Artisan Body Care

The brand story: Ali Kelly of Soulstice Artisan Body Care is a massage therapist and reflexologist who struggled to find a soap to suit her sensitive skin. So she started making her own. Prior to engaging Earth & Sea Creative, Soulstice went by the brand name ‘Wicked Soaps’. The brand name and identity no longer served the direction …

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Case Study: The Sensual Seed Oracle Card Deck

It’s not every day a graphic designer has the opportunity to collaborate with an amazing, compassionate and soulful person to help them bring their passion project to life. Passion projects are BIG ideas coming to life, and they often bubble away in the unconscious for many years before becoming fully realised. This particular passion project is a collaboration …

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Case study: Divine Warrior Yoga Brand Development

The Brand Story Candra Sleeman is the Founder of Divine Warrior Yoga; a connected, safe, relaxing and inspiring space for people to come to where they can deepen their connection to their physical and energetic body.  In 2013 Candra worked in a stressful job and endured the physical ailments of a bad back. She sought …

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Case Study: Interior Philosophy Brand Development

The Brand Story  Tania Goranitis is the Founder of Interior Philosophy, an interior styling and home organisation service located in Paynesville, East Gippsland. Tania believes that a beautiful and well organised home is important to her client’s life, as the home should be a sanctuary and it should support the individual and the collective through daily routines, challenges and celebrations. It should promote healthy living …

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Case Study: GrantsPro Brand Development

The Brand Story Marguerite Davie and Susy Jones are the Directors of GrantsPro, a specialist grants management training and services company for government and other organisations that invest in people, communities and business through funding. Marguerite and Susy want to skill up grant makers in government, so it is seen as an important capability in …

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Case Study: Dr Graham Rock Chiropractor Rebrand

The Brand Story Dr. Graham Rock is a passionate Chiropractor who specialises in repairing and rebuilding your body so that you are able to achieve everything you want in life.  He serves people who care about their health and wellness, and want to live an empowered life through the use of Chiropractics. In 2015 Dr. …

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Case Study: Sensual Seed Brand Development

The Brand Story Christine Ford is the Founder of Life in Sync, and Sensual Seed is a collaboration between artist Amanda Kennedy and Christine to produce a stunning, bespoke oracle card set for women to use in their daily life. Sensual Seed oracle cards are beautiful, rustic, natural, raw, energetic and feminine. The essence of the …

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Case Study: Keeping Books Bookkeeping Brand Development

The Brand Story Belinda Chung is the Founder of Keeping Books Bookkeeping, a bookkeeping service that allows small business owners to keep control of their finances in a straightforward, time effective way, ensuring that they can focus on their core business. Keeping Books brand values are: being flexible, being easy to work with, developing relationships, …

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Case Study: Remake It Rebrand

The Brand Story Erin Clifford is the Founder of Remake It, a handmade label which specializes in creating casual accessories and homewares that tell a story. By purchasing a Remake It piece, you are making sustainable choices for a better future. With a background in Interior Design, Erin is passionate about sustainable design and living …

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Case Study: Flywheel Alchemy Brand Development

The Brand Story Debbie Townsend is the Founder & Master Letterpress Artisan at Flywheel Alchemy. Originally trained as a Nurse; Debbie worked in the health sector for thirty years, and concurrently had a love for typography, books, drawing and collecting treasures. After enjoying a successful career in her trained field; Debbie wanted to do something …

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Case study: The Art of Women’s Business Brand Development

The Brand Story Marguerite Davie and Veronica Strachan are the Founders of The Art of Women’s Business (AWB): a collaboration that offers workshops, strategy sessions and networking opportunities to women in business, who have great ideas and need help to get stuff done. AWB is built on fun, action and alchemy; and uses techniques to …

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Case study: BOLD Performing Arts Rebrand

The Brand Story Bobbie Hall is the Principal of Bold School of Dance, and the Academy is evolving in 2015. There are a number of performing arts academies in East Gippsland, however none offer all three streams (dance, drama and vocal) under the one brand umbrella. Bobbie is currently studying an Associate Degree of Training …

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Case study: Celebrants Australia Inc. Rebrand

The Brand Story Celebrants Australia (CA) is a dynamic group of celebrants with a growing membership that operates under a recognised constitution, formed in Victoria in 2003.   CA celebrants are available for all types of ceremonies: weddings, commitments, renewal of vows, naming, funerals and other important life events. The mission of the organisation is …

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Case study: Veronica Strachan Brand Development

The Brand Story Veronica Strachan is the Founder of True Dialogue; a coaching, facilitation and change/project management business, and co-founder of True Bliss; a collaboration between three women dedicated to helping women find and follow their bliss. The new brand for ‘Veronica Strachan’ will allow Veronica’s solo professional journey to unfold.  Through her current work, …

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Case study: Inspiring Success Brand Development

The Brief Earth & Sea Creative were commissioned to develop a professional, clean and unusual brand identity for Inspiring Success, an East Gippsland based coaching and facilitation business. As with all branding projects, our expertise was sought for colour and typography selection.  Business cards and a CD cover/booklet/label were also a part of the project. …

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Case study: Robin Mayer Civil Celebrant Rebrand

The Brand Story Robin Mayer is a civil celebrant who specialises in wedding ceremonies, commitment ceremonies, renewal of vows, naming days, funeral services, memorial services, ash scattering, new business blessings and pet memorials. Earth & Sea Creative were commissioned to undertake the rebrand, which included: colour palette and typography selection, business card design and printing, and pull up …

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Case Study: Little Alice Cafe Branding Project

Little Alice Cafe is a place to call your own. Located in the heart of the Bairnsdale central business district; owner Louise Allen created an establishment that values producing amazing coffee, using fresh and vibrant local produce and offering exceptional service. The design brief was to develop a cohesive, minimalist, whimsical and free-spirited brand identity for little …

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Case Study: Hillcrest Farm Organics Rebrand

An email marketing Masterclass, which led to a full scale rebrand. The Hillcrest Farm Organics case study is the perfect example of one packaged service leading to a full scale project. As a creative contrast to daily life on the land; Billie of Hillcrest Farm Organics enjoys storytelling. Beautiful photographic moments, of the animals and the pristine landscape that …

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Case Study: Diamond Creek B&B Brand Development

Country charm, with a modern twist. The Diamond Creek B&B branding project required a number of elements to be honoured from the creative brief. The use of the barn from the original logo in the visual identity, as this is the business’ point of difference. Incorporating a wood panel background into the design. The use of a brush script or …

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Case Study: The Wooden Squirrel Brand Development

A specific brief: calling for the use of modern line drawing squirrel mascot, typewriter typeface and a white, grey or orange colour palette. The branding and business card design for The Wooden Squirrel draws on a vintage aesthetic through the use of the rustic typeface My Type of Font and is complemented by the gold and grey colour …

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