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Lead Image

Finally, we know the real reason why the Log Lady was so inseparable from her clairvoyant friend. 

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Client

YULE LOGIN


Quantity Produced

300


Production Cost

$31 per log


Production Time

2 Months

Dimensions (Width × Height × Depth)


Page Count


Paper Stock


Number of Colors

Gold Foil

Varnishes


Binding


Typography

Custom Version of Atreyu from Losttype.com

 


Alcoholidays Packaging
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Project Description

“Alcoholidays” is One Trick Pony’s annual self-promotion that celebrates awesome clients and hard work with a little hard liquor. For this year’s Alcoholidays we sent clients bottles of tequila packaged, rather – concealed, in a hollowed out wooden log. Each bottle of tequila came complete with a custom label and shot glass, both made of wood, with design and instructions burned into them. Clients opened the log packaging to reveal this year’s theme YULE LOGIN – as in you’ll read the instructions on the bottle’s label, then YULE LOGIN to our mobile site to find all your favorite ponies ready to toast to The Alcoholidays on Facebook and Twitter. Each client received a personalized password and could also create their own toast.

Production Lesson(s)

Laser etching on wood veneer is a lot more affordable than you'd think. You can do 5-pt type on a shot glass and actually read it (before you start drinking).”

Post Author

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Kelly Cree

Writer for UnderConsideration LLC.

More: Online / On Twitter

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Date Published

May 4, 2012

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About UnderConsideration

UnderConsideration is a graphic design enterprise that runs a network of blogs, publishes books, organizes live events and judged competitions, and designs for clients.


online

Brand New / Displaying opinions and focusing solely on corporate and brand identity work.

Art of the Menu / Cataloguing the underrated creativity of menus from around the world.

Quipsologies / Chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

Speak Up (2002 – 2009) / Discussing, and looking for, what is relevant in, and the relevance of, graphic design. Archives Only.

Word It (2003 – 2010) / Encouraging creative diversity in the community through monthly, one-word challenges. Archives Only.

Brand New Classroom (2010 – 2011) / Providing a space for critique and opinions on student identity workArchives Only.

graphic design

Department of Design / Designing corporate and brand identities and full development of printed and digital matter for clients.

publishing

The 2010 FPO Awards / 2011, self-published.

The 2010 Brand New Awards / 2011, self-published.

Flaunt: Designing effective, compelling and memorable portfolios of creative work / 2010, self-published.

Events & Judged Competitions

Brand New Conference / A one-day event on the development of corporate and brand identity projects by some of today’s most active and influential practitioners from around the world.

Brand New Awards / Celebrating the best identity work produced around the world.

FPO Awards / Celebrating the best print work from around the world.

Writing

Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design / 2009, Rockport.

Women of Design: Influence and Inspiration from the Original Trailblazers to the New Groundbreakers / 2008, HOW Books.

The Word It Book: Speak Up Presents a Gallery of Interpreted Words / 2007, HOW Books.


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