resources and friends of alchemy + aim: designers

Haruka Sakaguchi

The Denizen Co.

http://www.thedenizenco.com

The Denizen Co. is a boutique design studio that specializes in brand identity, print/web design, and art direction. Launched in 2013 by Haruka Sakaguchi, The Denizen Co.’s primary mission is to work with creative entrepreneurs to develop and realize a cohesive visual identity.

Tatum Brandt

Tatum Brandt

https://tatumbrandt.com/

Tatum Brandt works with the go-getters and dream-chasers to launch their brands to the next level. Having worked with numerous influencers, bloggers, and online coaches, she knows how to take a client’s vision for their brand and make it a reality. Crafting brands from the ground-up through logo development and user-friendly web design requires more than simply knowing how to make things pretty. This is is why she researches target markets, analyzes competitors, refers to color psychology, and so much more before her pen hits ever the paper. The result? Designs that are not only beautiful but purposeful and effective.

Emily Chen

emcstudiodesigns

http://emcstudioco.com

Emily Chen is a designer & creative director passionate about supporting creative, food and purpose-driven brands. Emily has collaborated with empowering, design-driven brands like Ellevest, Girls Who Code, Summit Series, The Riddler Champagne Bar, Gem&Bolt Mezcal, Charity:Water, Future of Women, and Kaur.Space. Prior to starting her creative studio, Emily worked in Marketing & Operations at high-growth start-ups Squarespace and Donorschoose.org. Her strengths lie in creating beautiful, strategic designs that stem from a well-researched and intuitive knowledge of each organization’s market opportunity, unique differentiators, and creative vision.

Jessica Comingore

Marbury

https://marbury.studio/

Jessica runs a boutique design studio out of Los Angeles, specializing in refined visuals for emerging lifestyle brands. She loves to work with passionate creative business owners to help bring their brand to life through a timeless and engaging visual experience.

Larissa Fatseas

Notebox Studio

http://noteboxstudio.com

At Notebox Studio we aren’t just art directors or graphic designers we are explorers, hikers, entrepreneurs, paper lovers, art enthusiasts, illustrators, type snobs, menu critics and bakers. We find inspiration everywhere we look and these experiences shape the designs we create. We are creative, we are curious and and we love helping clients bring their vision to life. It is our goal to create meaningful and memorable brand messages from the ground up offering naming, branding, web, packaging, print and stationery design services.

Melissa Perkins

Sweet Daddy Designs

https://www.sweetdaddydesigns.com/

Melissa works with brands that are looking to push the envelope. She creates smart design and branding solutions that are both authentic and innovative. Sweet Daddy Designs is a full-service creative branding and design studio that specializes in developing modern brands through bold design and innovative strategy. We value collaboration and creativity, encourage the curious and stand with the rebellious, and are not afraid to color outside the lines.

Kelly Weiss

http://designfusion.dribbble.com/

Kelly guides conscious leaders, entrepreneurs and coaches to create greater impact by leading with their passions, gifts and purpose. As a UI/UX Designer, Kelly is passionate about innovating the website journey and visual story of her client’s to amplify their vision, influence and impact. As a Marketing Strategist, Kelly blends intuition with structure to guide her client’s to build a solid business foundation, brand and story that mirrors their purpose, gifts and vision for a better humanity. Kelly has over 17 years marketing, design and leadership experience guiding technology and impact-driven entrepreneurs and coaches in co-leading movements through their businesses.

Amber Seagraves

AMBER SEAGRAVES + CO

https://amberseagraves.com/

A creative director, brand strategist and visionary thinker with expert experience designing at iconic companies such as J.Crew, Ralph Lauren and Guess Jeans. Amber Seagraves, is a designer with a consistent brand and heritage aesthetic that also remains modern and current. Amber Seagraves + Co is a Los Angeles based studio focused on elevated and cohesive design.  We provide all phases of branding, website design and digital marketing with a holistic approach to re-imagine and design brands so they can shine even brighter.

Zsofi Koller

Lilt Creative

https://liltcreative.co/

Zsofi works closely with visionary business owners to create beautiful, custom-designed brands and sites that highlight what is special about their work.

Katie Seitzer

Katie Seitzer Design

https://katieseitzerdesign.com

Katie Seitzer is a graphic designer, brand expert and creative director that supports her clients by communicating their unique story through strategic visual communication and branding to engage their target audience. Her goal is always to bring clarity and dynamic visual interest to connect and inspire. She brings a background designing for brands such as Prevention Magazine, Men’s Health, and Women’s Health to create a professional presence with lasting influence.

Rebecca Pollock

Rebecca Pollock Design

http://rebeccapollock.com

Rebecca works with clients who want to build a brand from the ground up. This means starting with a logo design, and then exploring how the design of a website can bring the brand vision to life. After the website launches, Rebecca helps her clients develop ebooks, downloadable pdfs, print collateral and social media graphics. She loves working with small business, individual entrepreneurs and creative thinkers.

Amanda Dennelly

Dennelly Design Studio

http://www.dennellydesign.com/

Amanda guides boutique businesses through a holistic design process to create intentional, powerful simplicity in their branding. They get the confidence they need to grow their business and more time to spend on the things they do best.

Rachel Pesso

Rachel Pesso

http://rachelpesso.com

Rachel helps people share their vision and make an impact through branding, website design, and user experience. Her speciality is live collaboration, so you can see your idea start to talk form while you’re on a call with her. She loves working on design projects that move people & inspire change in this world. Rachel is here to help people who are passionate about creating change, or bringing awareness to a cause, and it all starts with your brand.

Michelle Neclerio Knox

Lone Red Design

http://lonered.com

As a graphic designer and visual brand stylist, Michelle works one-on-one with service-based entrepreneurs and business owners that are ready to create a more professional and consistent look for their brand. Partnering with her clients, she guides them through the process of honing in on the personality of their brand so that the image they’re projecting matches who they are and who they want to serve.

Erin Fabio

Local Grit

https://www.localgritstudio.com/

Local Grit is a Washington, D.C.-based boutique content marketing studio. We empower small brands through creative storytelling by crafting experiences targeted at motivating audiences to take action. We believe that strategic growth and results begin when big strategy meets gritty execution.

Crystal Chappell

Baxter Creative

https://www.baxter-creative.com/

Baxter Creative uses clean, timeless, design solutions to transform purpose-driven brands. We are passionate about helping small businesses and non-profits make positive impacts by crafting exceptional designs that inspire and captivate audiences. Branding, print, and stock library development are all in our wheelhouse of expertise.

Rachel Dunham

Brand Therapy

http://yourbrandtherapy.com

We believe that women entrepreneurs are changing the world through their stories, their passions, their bravery, and through their brands. At Brand Therapy, we are dedicated to supporting these change-agents by providing them the [visual] confidence to communicate their message in a bigger, more beautiful way. We are brand creators and self-confidence boosters. We believe that by revealing your unique style in your brand, you can connect with others on a deeper and more emotional level. And we are passionate about helping you build your self-confidence and self-love through visual expression.

Verô Souza

Verô Souza

http://verobranding.com

Verô is a purposeful brand designer who helps health and wellness brands make an even bigger impact through intentional visual branding and design.

Emily & Wheeler

Latitude Studio

madebylatitude.com

Latitude Studio is a boutique creative studio specializing in branding, design, and photography. We’re a powerhouse team of two here to work with you through every stage of growth in your business. From brand strategy and visual identity to content creation and website design, when we work together you’ll walk away with an up-leveled brand and platform that gives you the confidence to share your vision with the world.

Kathleen Shannon

Braid Creative

http://braidcreative.com

Braid Creative does branding and business visioning for creative entrepreneurs. It starts with a deep dive into where you’ve been, where you are, and where you’re going and ends with a brand identity, positioning, and copy that helps you attract your dream customer.

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Jane Reaction

(logo and original branding) is a graphic design and art director who works with with small businesses and creative entrepreneurs, creating cohesive and interesting brands and websites.

Carrie Coleman

(photography) is a wedding photographer, whose goal is to capture the visual expression of a couple's love through timeless, organic images. She is based in Charlottesville, Virginia.