What We Really Do

I’ve spent most of the day today doing what I usually do – emailing with clients and potential clients, talking on the phone with clients and potential clients,, visiting with clients and potential clients,. In the course of the the last 5 hours I’ve sent 35 emails, responded to a half-dozen texts and IM’s, made…

Why we Partner

Recently we launched a new website for the Palmer-Westport Group – a leading consulting agency for non-profit arts organizations and specialists in providing guidance to organizations seeking to restore historic theaters across North America. The experience that Principal Susan Palmer and her associates bring to this challenging but growing movement is significant and their track record of…

Patriot Armor

Overview Patriot Armor is a leading manufacturer of ballistic glass and other specialized materials. Challenge The company needed a new web presence optimized to be competitive within a very dynamic market. Changing political tides also required the company to expand its marketing effort into the private sector. Solution We worked closely with the principals at Patriot Armor…

Archives in the Digital Age

Studio Two is entering our 20th year in business – a landmark that has us pretty surprised – time flies – but also an interesting moment to reflect on the changes in what out business was and is over the last two decades. In particular, Studio Two came into being along with the origins of…

The 2013 American Graphic Design Awards Are In!

Studio Two is excited to announce that we have received GDUSA awards for 11 of our design projects this year! The American Graphic Design Awards is curated by Graphic Design USA, the magazine for graphic designers and other creative professionals. The award honors outstanding work of all kinds: print, packaging, point-of-purchase, internet, interactive and motion…

Mobile vs. Apps vs. Responsive – a primer

  As mobile devices proliferate (tablets, phones – things with small screens and no wires…) the challenge of delivering an appropriate experience to those mobile users has increased – but things are now settling down and some general standards have emerged. As web developers and brand managers to our clients, we have been riding the…

Getting it Done, Beautifully

I’ve been thinking about our “USP” – “Unique Selling Proposition” – that thing that we do at Studio Two that consistently sets us apart from our competition. This is it: We Get it Done Beautifully. Why does this matter to you, dear reader? Here’s why – we all live by references – good “word-of-mouth” –…

The Nimble Web

By Kevin Sprague, Creative Director – For those of us who have been developing web sites since the very first days, it has been an exciting ride of ever-evolving technologies, languages and expectations. I remember my palpable excitement way back in the late ’90’s when the first “designed” HTML sites came up and we all…

Visiting the Roastery

Long time client Barrington Coffee Roasting Company recently had us over for a visit and some java. It really hit home to me how long our relationship with BCRC has been – going way back into the earliest days of Studio Two. We started working with Gregg and Barth in 1999 or theerabouts with our original work…

Designer’s Portfolio

We recently designed and produced a comprehensive portfolio for leading Interior Designer and Entrepreneur, William Caligari. The portfolio is 96 pages, full color, 12×12″ hard-cover and displays his work for retail, spa, hospitality and home in gorgeous images throughout. Many of the projects were shot by Kevin Sprague, with additional elements from William’s archives. The portfolio…