which one best describes you?
Your business is taking off and you need something that reflects not only your current successes but the potential of your future ones. Clean, efficient and concise, put your best foot forward when it comes to that first impression.
Do-Gooders & Bleeding Hearts
Not all heroes wear capes. Whether you are battling to keep art and music in schools or providing new homes for our furry friends, the needs of a 501c3 can be quite vast. Budgets and manpower might be limited, but that doesn’t mean your visuals need to be.
enterprenuers & masterminds
When your work is your passion and it’s fueled by an ingenuity that’s never been seen before, crafting an identity around it can be truly daunting. Getting a little help from your friends goes a long way. Let’s work together to capture those concepts that separate you from the rest of the pack.
You’re a person of few words and means, but in need of a no frills web presence. You know the shortest path from point A to point B is a straight line and that’s exactly how your like you information. Get yourself a simple and to the point solution for your basic business needs.
BUILD ME A WEBSITE!
For over a decade, Shawn Tamaribuchi has worked in the commercial and fine arts. Producer, creative director, designer, content manager, video editor and artist, it just goes to show you can do quite a bit with a liberal arts degree. Her primary focus was on photography and digital media with artistic interests in the intersections of digital and analog technologies, experimental performance, and film-based photography. If Shawn had to pick her favorite aspect of visual culture, it would be it's ability to communicate beyond words.
I am an extremely fast worker, but if you need a task master to force you to get your own projects done, better ask your personal assistant. I will however send you gentle reminders about things I need.
Print, Web, Branding & Logos - However not an illustrator in the classic sense so if you are doing a comic book or need a complex vector only design, can't help you there. Posters, annual reports, web banners and all things Photoshopped? I got you!
I've made some pretty snazzy and complex sites ranging from membership to e-commerce driven with many degrees of third party integration. When it comes to the heavy lifting of patching differnt software or making large fundamental functional changes, I bring in my heavy guns developer friends. Synergy!
Copy Editing & Writer
I can make things look pretty, but if you're looking for a word-smith with an eagle eye for grammar, I have some great referrals. I have a background in catalog design and editing, it's just not my thing.
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I usually work solo on smaller projects with limited budgets but on rare occasions I get to be part of a bigger team/ However, I am a total fan of teamwork and on this project I got to work very closely with a branding expert who really elevated the quality of the final product. She[…]
If there ever was an all-star client, it would be Mazzola Properties. They were a dream to work with providing organized and concise information and communication. It’s no wonder they are one of the Bay Area’s more prestigious real estate agencies. I had the joy of working with to create two web sites as well[…]
When I am not doing design and production work, I can be found at the gym! It’s great to be able to work on projects that combine my interests and allow me to use insights for other parts of my life in the design process. I don’t do much commercial photography these days but on[…]
This was an incredibly fun project for a local self defense agency who wanted some thorough rebranding. I came up with a new name, art direction and visuals to capture the edge and energy of their work. They had some great ideas in regards to logo direction and I was able to come up with[…]
I truly enjoy the process of working from the ground up on things! Working for Four Elements Fitness has allowed me to craft everything from their business cards, logo, flyers, website, web graphics, door and street signs and more! It has been and continues to be a very large project where I can use not[…]
Persist Health Project is a sister organization of the Red Umbrella Project, a long time client of mine both of which do work making the world a better place. Persist asked me to help with some rebranding on an incremental scale, which is how I like to do it! Sometimes people eyes are bigger than[…]
The Red Umbrella Project continues to out do themselves! I have been designing for them for over two years on several different projects. The Red Umbrella Diaries just released a feature length documentary and to celebrate we redesigned the site to be more in line with the film. Events, galas, movies… it is a jammed[…]
After a series of postcard and promotional campaigns, Bay-Fit had me redesign their website. I took the vector graphic “Hero” campaign and expanded it to include other target market promotions, seasonal discounts, and a new web design theme. Had a lot of creative control and familiarity with the program which helped shape the overall tone:[…]
Assisting in marketing campaign development for BayFit which is a fitness program based out of Bay Jiu-Jitsu. Came up with a promotional spring sales campaign, superhero direction on graphic. Pop appeal, strong female presence, with brand colors. Part II: I was asked to do some target marketing for Gay Pride, something fun, campy, sexy and[…]