resources and friends of alchemy + aim: designers

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://www.lonereddesign.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.

Vari Longmuir

Buttercup Ink

http://www.buttercupink.com

Vari wants to live in a world where out-of-the-box thinking is contagious, freedom is the focus and where intentional design meets purpose-charged vision to make magic. As a brand designer and illustrator to coaches and entrepreneurial types, she’s been featured in places such as Design*Sponge, Inspired COACH mag, The Collective mag, LKR Social Media and Betty Means Business amongst others.

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.

Jessica Comingore

Marbury

http://marbury.co

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.

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.

Vanessa Wade

Noirve

http://noirve.com

Noirve is a boutique design studio for small businesses, creatives and bloggers focusing on branding, website design and blog design.

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.

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.

Nadia Payan

Good Axe Designs

http://www.goodaxedesigns.com/

Nadia work with creatives and change-makers to unveil the texture of their soul in a way that beckons to their tribe. Her tools are design and art direction – creating brands and graphic design that vibrate at the frequency of you.

Rachel Dunham + Team

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, virtual space designers, 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.

Zsofi Koller

Zsofi Koller Design

http://www.zsofikoller.com

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

Jessica + Aleksa

SimplyBe. Agency

https://www.simplybeagency.com/

SimplyBe. Agency specializes in and delivers Personal Brand Identity and Strategy development. This is our sauce and, TBH, our favorite part. But whether you’re a person, a business, or a product, you still need a cohesive visual identity, so we also offer from-the-ground-up Branding Style Guides—everything you need to effectively communicate your brand’s value, visually. Need help getting your beautiful, polished, masterful personal brand out into the world? We partner with loads of filmmakers, ghost writers, web developers, social media managers, PR specialists and content creators. It’s time to introduce you to the world.

Libby Bryant

Libby Bryant

http://www.libbyco.com

Libby creates personalized brand identities for women entrepreneurs who are serious about taking their business to the next level. She prides herself on delivering branding and designs that are hand-crafted, thoughtful and unique. It is her goal to create an identity for you that will: scream YOU, make you look amazing, attract your ideal customers and bring in lots of dollars!

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.

Helen Eady

Helen Eady

http://heleneady.com

Helen helps people and companies connect through beautifully crafted, idea-driven design. She is committed to thoughtful, engaging design, and providing unique solutions to each project’s different challenges. Her talents range from branding to print and digital design.

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.

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.

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Michelle Viljoen

(website design) is a graphic designer and brand consultant who specializes in creating and developing brands. Her core focuses are logo development, website design and brand direction.

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.