• New Campaign for Denver Museum of Nature & Science Targets the Youngest of Audiences

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    Discovery Zone is just for kids. And so are the new TV commercials. Running on stations like PBS, Disney, and Nickelodeon, the new spots for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science target a younger demographic — toddlers and preschoolers.

    Griffin Archer, Minneapolis partnered with Motion504 to create the series of upbeat and colorful :15 ads — each one celebrating a different area of the hands-on exhibit.

    The June 7 opening of the Discovery Zone is the latest feature to roll out of the museum's $70 million new wing, which includes five stories and 126,000-square-foot of exhibit space, classrooms, labs and artifact storage. Summer fun — and plenty of germs — await.

  • Some Nice New Animated Goodness from Denver's Legwork for Coastal Bank

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    These two new spots, via agency Y-Cross in Washington and animated locally by Legwork Studio, pay off well through the unique look, visual concepts and music. Nice work.

    Credits:
    Agency - Y Cross
    Client - Coastal Bank

    Creative Direction - Aaron Ray
    Storyboards - Sarah Jones
    Design/Illustration - Justin Renteria, Aaron Ray
    Animation - John Camalick
    Additional Animation - Zack Citro, Sarah Jones, Ben Chwirka
    Producer - Joey Bullock
    Sound Design - Dynamite Laser Beam

  • #ShitToHit: Friday, June 6 - Letterpress Poster Show & Sale Benefitting Englewood Depot @ BookBar

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    This Friday, June 6th, at BookBar (4280 Tennyson St) there's a letterpress poster show and sale benefiting the Englewood Depot – a living museum of letterpress printing, typography, design, poetry and art.

    Jason Wedekind from Genghis Kern invited 20 printers from around the world to print posters as a fundraiser for the Depot. This inaugural portfolio will help fund much needed repairs allowing us to open the doors to this incredible resource for the Denver community.

    A limited number of each print will be for sale at this event on a first come, first serve basis. To become a member or just keep informed on the Depot's progress, visit www.letterpressdepot.com and get on the mailing list.

    Stop by on Friday and check out some unique prints and get one for a good cause.

  • Pilgrim Launches Campaign to Get You Fishing With Dad for Colorado Wildlife Council

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    The Colorado Wildlife Council wants you out and about this summer enjoying all the beauty our state has to offer. Pilgrim's created a campaign concentrating on one time-honored tradition designed to bond father's to their kids, fishing. It's easy, essentially free and makes for great memories — until a hook snags junior's ear.

    The effort features print, along with a series of fishing stories captured in video on www.FishingWithYourDad.com.

  • Fruit of the Loom Father's Day GIF Registry – Via CP+B

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    Dads like Father's Day to be simple. No fuss, no big productions, just a relaxing day. So this Father’s Day, Fruit of the Loom has posted animated GIF “vouchers” that are good for the basic stuff dads really want. Like Bacon in Bed or an All Day Undie Pass.​ Users pick which GIF they want to send to dad and they can then post it on Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest, or email it. The GIFs are a modern take on the gift cards kids have given their parents on special occasions for years. Agency: CP+B.

  • #ShitToHit: Friday, June 6 - Chris Alvarez, Sr. UX Designer, Slice of Lime @ Scrib's Caffeinated Mornings

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    This month's Caffeinated Mornings speaker is Chris Alvarez, Sr. UX Designer for Slice of Lime and a recent transplant to the Boulder area. With a background that spans advertising, multimedia production, UI development and corporate education, Chris brings a unique perspective to design. He finds joy in conducting research, synthesizing the resulting data and asking "why" until it hurts.

    It's free, including coffee and breakfast, and 100% inspiring. Register now. Now!

  • One Day in Denver: Save the Signs

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    On April 26th, filmmakers, non-profits and inspired citizens documented stories and investigated 10 questions for the future of Denver as part of the city-wide media-creation event One Day in Denver. With seven days left to upload what you shot, there's some interesting stuff to filter through – including this piece featuring Jonny Barber of ColfaxAvenue.com making his pitch for why he loves Colfax and why its iconic neon signs deserve to live on. You can see the other pieces shot in Denver here.

  • Denver's Sukle Explores All the Benefits, Beyond Better Health, that Quitting Smoking Will Bring

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    Food will taste better, you'll have more cash, you'll have more energy to play with your kids and for life in general. That's a pretty lengthy list of bennies. Director: Jovon Todorovic. Production Company: More Media.

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