Blog

06.18.21

A fresh new take on SEEDS

Our client SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support), was ready for a new website. Their mission is to promote energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable living. Their website needed to be easily navigated and to host various resource databases including local contractors, eco-business, local food, rebates & incentives, and recycling & composting. Another exciting […]

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05.17.21

Long-Time Client Elmer Schultz Gets A Facelift

One of our long-time clients, commercial cooking equipment supplier Elmer Schultz, was ready to update their website with a new design. Their retro logo featuring custom typeface that we previously designed was the inspiration for the homepage navigation. Using the angle of the logo to create a dog-ear in the left corner, we created a […]

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05.06.21

Showcasing Joyce Electrical’s New Website Design

Over the course of 2020, BlackOut Design partnered with NEPA Alliance’s Get Connected Program. The program offered loan assistance to regional small businesses and small profits during the continued uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. Joyce Electrical was already a client of ours but applied and received one of the Get Connected grants to update their website and […]

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04.15.21

Spring Cleaning Corky’s Garden Path

Over the course of 2020, BlackOut Design partnered with NEPA Alliance’s Get Connected Program. The program offered loan assistance to regional small businesses and small profits during the continued uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. One of the clients was Corky’s Garden Path located in Clarks Summit. After doing some competitive research of other garden centers in the […]

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03.12.21

Flexin’ Our Know-How with Birchwood Fitness

It’s been a weird year for gyms and fitness centers. Our client Birchwood Fitness needed to pivot from their traditional model to accommodate social distancing guidelines and state restrictions. Thankfully, we were there to help! Having a clear online presence was key. We started by giving the existing Birchwood Fitness website a refresh and bringing […]

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03.03.21

Riverfront Sports Goes Live!

Just in time for spring and summer sport registration, our redesign of the Riverfront Sports website is live! Using our logo redesign as inspiration, the new website features a clean green, white and dark gray theme and includes angled elements which imitate the italicized part of the logo. Since Riverfront offers so many camps, clinics, […]

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02.28.21

Rebranding for Riverfront

Our friends at Riverfront Sports wanted a complete rebrand and redesign of their current marketing materials, including their logo and website. We couldn’t wait to get started on their main logo. We gave it a more dynamic look and feel by giving the R it’s own special place inside of a green shield. This “R” […]

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02.02.21

A set of healthy recipe cards for Healthy Pantry

Our client, PA Healthy Pantry Initiative, works alongside Feeding PA’s member food banks to increase healthy food and beverage options available in food pantries. We recently designed over 60 healthy recipe cards for HPI to distribute to their clients, in both English and Spanish. The recipes have a focus on ingredients that are readily available […]

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01.22.21

A Toolkit for PA Healthy Pantry Initiative

In order to provide their food pantry partners and clients with the latest initiative goals and branding, the PA Healthy Pantry Initiative asked BlackOut to design and pull together a Partner Toolkit booklet to be distributed to food pantries throughout Pennsylvania. This toolkit includes overviews and goals of the program, stats and infographics about hunger […]

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01.02.21

Kicking off the New Year with a local small business

Serenity Hair Salon in South Abington Township wanted a way to reach out to their customers to celebrate the new year and to thank them for their business. BlackOut gladly helped with the task of designing an on-brand Thank You greeting card and envelopes. We decided to bring in a blue watercolor design along with […]

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09.29.20

Downtown Scranton

Since 2003, we have had an opportunity to watch Downtown Scranton become re-energized and grow into a vibrant walk-able city full of energy and activity. In a number of instances, we have been able to shape some of that growth with our own initiatives and work. Through all of these experiences and history with the […]

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05.06.20

Custom Wedding Invitations

As a wedding gift to a friend, BlackOut was asked to design custom Save-the-Dates and wedding invitations for an upcoming wedding, and our designer Rachel was really excited to get started. Using watercolor, Rachel painted three background options – each unique – and had the client choose their favorite. We were able to scan the […]

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