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My birthday… // Apr 05 // JLB

…is coming soon. I don’t love gift giving as a general practice. I think it’s mostly an important custom, and I do like getting free stuff, but it has never been my favorite thing in the world.

More than just an eatery // Mar 31 // JLB

The folks at Mt. Pleasant Grille have it going on. Yeah — that’s bold. After all, we are talking about a restaurant 15 minutes southwest of Columbia, Tenn. (which is, itself, about 45 minutes south of Nashville).

Flaunt It… // Feb 22 // JLB

For graphic designers, putting together a proper printed portfolio can be difficult work, but even in this web heavy world, it’s a necessary evil.

Q&A Part 2 // Dec 18 // JLB

This is Part 2 of my Q & A with Joshua Lomelino discussing the Web design process. I wanted to post in two parts, but it’s so long that I decided to make it three. I hope you enjoy it.

New Google tool to aid in content design // Dec 17 // JLB

As a design firm, we are constantly presented with the puzzle of creating websites that are pleasing to the eye, but also contain critical information in key places. Due to the wide range of browsers, resolutions and monitor sizes, this can often times be

Manufacturing never looked so sweet // Nov 23 // JLB

BMC Metalworks, LLC, has been around for more than 35 years, designing and manufacturing machine parts and fixtures. Now under new ownership, BMC is looking to freshen up its brand. Enter JLB

Q&A Part 1 // Nov 09 // JLB

A couple of weeks ago, Joshua Lomelino, an old design professor of mine, approached me to answer a few questions regarding my take on interface design for an advanced web design course he teaches at Savannah College of Art and Design. Josh, and SCAD, were

Some of our most recent work… // Oct 28 // JLB

JLB stands for more than just great web design and development; JLB stands for strong brand development and sweet print design. Check out some of the things we’ve been doing lately.

Design Books that I like to read, Vol. III // Sep 25 // JLB

“Design is at a turning point. Our infatuation with — 3and the backlash against — technology is over.” When people think of graphic design, they immediately think about computers but that’s not where graphic design began

Design for designers… // Sep 10 // JLB

One of Nashville’s most inspiring interior designers, Beth Haley, recently hired JLB to update the branding, identity, web presence and e-communications for her interior design company, Beth Haley Designs, BHD