News

Find out what we've been up to! We post things like recent projects that haven't been added to our portfolio, projects in the works, events that we've taken part in, and fun field trips we go on. You know, important stuff!
May 13, 2020

Happy & Healthy Pets

The Animal Hospital at Reems Creek has been serving the Asheville area since 2003. They recently reached out to us for a new logo and identity system, website, and exterior sign. The hospital is a good example of a client who had a clear vision of their identity but needed a creative partner to make that vision realized. The solution is an organized arrangement of elements to clearly define their name and type of pets they treat.

November 12, 2019

Make A Mark 2019

828:design recently participated in Asheville’s 2019 Make A Mark “Make-a-Thon” event. The Make-a-thon is a 12-hour design and development marathon benefitting local humanitarian causes. We worked with Jewish Family Services of WNC to redesign their website and bring awareness to the region that the organization offers support to people of all faiths. The new website will launch sometime in December. The team consisted of Chris Hunter from 828:design, Jennifer Drum from Pixel Princes Design, Mike Conrad from ENXO, and Leah Shapiro from JB Media Group.

October 18, 2019

Commitment to Clear Communication

828:design recently launched a new website for friends at Elly Wells Marketing + Project Management. Their focus is on the environment, arts, healthcare, nonprofits, and family-held businesses. We have partnered with Elly on a number of Asheville clients including Mercy Urgent Care, Roberts & Stevens, Joel Adams and The Hands of Sean Perry. WordPress backend development courtesy of Bednar Multimedia.

July 16, 2019

Moved In and Unpacking

On July 1st, we officially relocated to a great new spot at 60 North Market Street in downtown Asheville. We're on street level in suite C300 located between the back side of Thomas Wolfe Memorial/Museum and Mojo Co-working (if you know where those are). Stop by and see us sometime!

May 21, 2019

Igniting Creativity with Moog

828:design teamed up with Michelle Moog-Koussa, Executive Director of the Bob Moog Foundation, to create this brochure that highlights the foundation’s creativity and critical thinking mission. They provide hands-on, immersive opportunities for children and adults to explore and engage with the science of sound through Dr. Bob’s SoundSchool and the newly realized Moogseum, opening this Thursday, May 23rd.

April 3, 2019

Custom Site for Custom Furniture

We’ve launched a new website for Sherrill Furniture, just in time for the 2019 Spring Furniture Market in High Point, North Carolina. The site has multiple custom page layouts and functions to help viewers build their perfect custom furniture pieces. It also tells the hand-crafted Made in USA story of Sherrill and showcases their unique construction process.

March 25, 2019

What’s {Re}Happening?

828:design is proud to be a sponsor of the 9th Annual ReHappening, hosted by the Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center. The event is inspired by “Happenings” that originated at the college nearly 65 years ago. 828 donated design services for the event, in the form of promotional posters, ads, tickets and the event program. Check out the unique event this Saturday, March 30th.

March 12, 2019

Website Revamp

Lexington Home Brands is a global leader in the design, sourcing, manufacturing and lifestyle marketing of upscale home furnishings. 828:design led their site redesign project which included brand refinements and a site architecture strategy that emphasizes their six unique indoor and outdoor furniture brands. We partnered with E Dreamz who wove our design and front-end development work with Lexington’s extensive product database.

February 20, 2019

New Asheville Art Museum Visual Identity

While the Asheville Art Museum has been working on its new building renovation and expansion, 828:design has been hard at work creating the new visual identity. The new visual language reinvigorates the Museum’s brand position and reinforces its commitment as the leading art institution in the region. Learn more about the new brand story here. The new website just launched with the development help of Status Forward. Look for more to come!

February 5, 2019

Journey Journal

Journey the World, a new furniture collection by Hickory White, launched at Fall High Point Market. 828:design created the journal-inspired booklet sales aid to communicate the eclectic collection inspired by the spirit of travel. Hand-drawn travel sketches were created by India Miller Designs.