Meteor is a clothing company that I began out of a need to put design I love out in the world that isn’t compromised by design-by-committee, or outside forces. Meteor is inspired by science fiction, pulp, astronomy, and comics – all with a healthy dash […]
Author: Michael Morris
An illustrated tribute to C.S. Lewis’ The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. Spoiler alert: Eustace turns into a dragon. A lovely story. Lewis’s writing always inspires. This is one I couldn’t get out of my head. Done with layerings of pencil, ink wash, acrylic – […]
A complete branding package for the newly renovated coffee bar at Life Church Walla Walla. Package included signage, free drink cards, and coffee bean bags labels. The challenge was the bulk of the sales and usage happens within Life Church. Trying to limit over-use of […]
Branding strategy for a new restoration and renovation company for the Walla Wall, WA area. Adapting the “O” into a shape both resembling building materials and a target enforces the idea of strength, accuracy and quality. The dark grey and bright orange, also, look great […]
Imagery design and type treatment for a sermon series for Life Church Walla Walla. Based on the idea of the enormity of who God is compared to our general concept. Imagery inspired by the burning bush found in Exodus. Tree illustration designed to resemble victorian […]
Look up. Look out. What do you see? This t-shirt is soft and lightweight, with the right amount of stretch. It’s comfortable and flattering for both men and women. Check this shirt out and many more at Meteor.
A multimedia illustration inspired by C.S. Lewis’ science fiction trilogy. Namely, “That Hideous Strength.” Pencil, watercolor, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.
Worldmark design for the updated branding for a program for Life Church Walla Walla. Impact is a program encouraging a deepening of relationships and encouraging new ways of impacting the church and the surrounding community via classes, service projects, and outreach opportunities.
Branding for the children’s program for Life Church Walla Walla. The final result derived inspiration from the Bible’s view of children as royalty in the Kingdom of God, and the whimsical nature of Maurice Sendak’s, “Where the Wild Things Are.” Used in signage for check-in […]
Imagery designed for a sermon series for Life Church Walla Walla. This was a fun exploration in capturing a sense of
Branding for Sam’s Graces Cafe and Bakery. A fantastic little place in Harbor Springs, MI. My original home town. Based on the family history of the owner. Her grandfather spent a good chunk of his life gardening in Detroit. City gardening before it was a […]
One of the most successful breweries in Northern Michigan in recent years. It’s been a joy getting in on the ground floor and seeing them grow into the powerhouse they are today. From the beginning, Beards has always been a unique company, making unique product. […]
Branding for a large resort in Ehrenberg, Arizona. While technically an RV resort, Arizona Oasis is much more upscale than the type of resort implies. To offset that common association we used both lettering and colors that would imply a much higher end experience. As is the case when residing at the resort.
The client asked for a logo that was flexible in usage for more vertical implementations. As the name can get lengthy when put side by side, we worked on a solution that can be stacked.
A proposed branding strategy for a fledgling tourism guide group in Northern Michigan. An organization specializing in highlighting the hidden gems abounding in Northern Michigan year around. The nature of the business and the opportunities for branding, merchandise and sales called for an adaptable logo […]
While working for the Manthei collection of companies the managers of Rosetta Hardscapes wanted to refresh their sales material after three years of the previous branding. I was charged with the responsibility of changing the look of the company I had originally helped the brand. […]