Blog: April 2012 Archive

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Client Survey 2012

Whilst we think we do a pretty good job on all our projects, it never hurts to get a second opinion. So we recently asked our clients not to hold back and give us some feedback. Below are the results.

How would you rate Neon Zoo on design quality

How would you rate Neon Zoo on Turnaround Schedule

How would you rate Neon Zoo on pricing

How would you rate Neon Zoo on communication / Project Management

How was your overall experience with Neon Zoo

How Likely are you to recommend Neon Zoo to affiliates and businesses

Client Spotlight, Sky Dental Laboratories

Sky Dental Laboratory consistently gives their clients something to smile about.

Neon Zoo has been working with Sky Dental for several years on projects that include logo design and brand extension and advertising, environmental graphics.

Here’s what Maurie had to say about working with Neon Zoo.
I just want to thank both Clare and Abby on your professional approach and fast delivery of our new look logo. We have had a number of enquiries from clients(dentists) as to the new look –they love it!. We all agree at Sky Dental Laboratories that the new design rebranding has given our business a more professional outcome.
Maurie D’Andrea, Owner Operator of Sky Dental Laboratories.

Sky has over 20 years of experience specialising in Australian made products. Late last year Sky moved into their new state of the art clinic in Charlestown at Sky Central West, level 3, 28 Smart St Charlestown.

Sky Dental Laboratories logo

Sky Dental Laboratories logo

Typeface Tuesdee – Intricate Type

We discovered this beautifully intricate type whilst searching Behance and love the level of detail and illustration styling of jjeon

.typography discovered by Newcastle design studio, Neon Zoo

Client Spotlight, The Olive Tree Market

Neon Zoo worked with The Olive Tree Market to create a typographic logo, poster design and website.

The designs involved hand made type, collage and hundreds of photoshop layers!

The new designs were really well received by the public and can be seen around Newcastle year round.

Hand made lettering for The Olive Tree Market logo

Hand made lettering for the logo

The Olive Tree Market Website design

Web design for The Olive Tree Market

The Olive Tree Market Website design

Web design for The Olive Tree Market

The Olive Tree Market logo and poster design

Poster Design for the Olive Tree Market

The Olive Tree Market logo and poster design

Twilight Poster for The Olive Tree Market

Typeface Tuesdee – Mascaradas type

Discovered via our friends at Lost at E-Minor is the typography “Mascaradas” developed using characters of a Costa Rican traditional parade.

Full of life and onces of colour, we are absolutely inspired by this typeface.

Alphabet by Mascaradas, inspiring Neon Zoo newcastle based design studio

Mascaradas type found by hunter region based design studio, Neon Zoo

Client Spotlight, NCS Consulting

Newman Consulting Services (NCS) provides business support through leadership development, corporate governance and business systems.

NCS has an extensive team of associates to help deliver you the service you require including legal, accounting and other specialist advice requirements.

Over the past year Neon Zoo has been working with NCS to produce a new website, signage for it’s new office and marketing material.

Here a what Steve Newman the principalof NCS had to say about working with Neon Zoo.

I approached Neon Zoo to provide us with a website that is functional, easy to navigate and simple to update. Clare and Abby not only delivered on time and on budget, they well exceeded my expectations. Neon Zoo took the time to understand our business and design the website, utilizing our existing branding, in a new and exciting way. I am thrilled with the resultant clean, fresh website that we now have to interact with our clients.” Steve Newman, Principal NCS.

Newman Consulting Services Web Design

Web design for NCS

Typeface Tuesdee

This weeks Typeface Tuesday comes from  handmadefont.com. The example below is Kinetic and we really quite like it.

Kinetic from Hand Made Font

Kinetic from Handmade font

Hade Made Font, Kinetic

Kinetic font via Hand Made Font

New Work, Wine Country Workwear

Recently we worked with Wine Country Workwear to rejuvenate their email marketing. Together we developed an e-newsletter and e-postard design, that they can ‘spruik’ their wares through and keep their database up to date with new products, sales and specials.

Wine Country Workwear sells work, chef and corporate wear as well as protective equipment and accessories. They stock a great range of brands and we’ve been told that their extra thick bamboo socks have made grown men cry with joy!

You will find Wine Country Workwear at 16-20 Allandale Rd, Cessnock or call them on 02 4991 1033

E-newsletter design for Wine Country Workwear, Cessnock

E-newsletter design for Wine Country Workwear, Cessnock

E-Postcard design for Wine Country Workwear, Cessnock

E-Postcard design for Wine Country Workwear, Cessnock

Typeface Tuesdee – Handy Type

We love type at Neon Zoo and we love the ‘handy work’ of New York designer/illustrator Tien Min Liao. Sourced via Visual News, see Tien’s Behance page here.

Neon Zoo loves hand made type by Tien Min Liao

Neon Zoo, NSW graphic design studio, admires hand rendered type by Tien Min Liao