An identity studio for handmade brands

Your Story is Key to Your Brand’s Success

Our personal approach rooted in storytelling helps clarify your unique value, connect with your audience, and position you for untapped market value.
Brand Strategy
Brand Design
Digital Experience
The House Fund — A Story-Based Photo Series
US Digital Response — Providing Governments with Rapid Technical Fixes During COVID-19
The House Fund — Finding a VC’s True North to Differentiate Among a Sea of Competitors
Higg Co — Making Manufacturing a Force for Good

Why Us?


Get our full attention.

We believe in craftsmanship, and dedicate all of our attention to only a few clients at once, taking the time to find gold with you.


Messaging your audience understands.

Want to get crystal clear about messaging? Talk to an expert generalist. We strip away levels of complexity and create messaging that’s attractive to customers.


Access to top professionals.

From creatives to strategic thinkers, we have access to some of the great minds of Silicon Valley, and around the globe.


A team hand-picked for your needs.

We keep our core team focused, and pull in the right partners to solve your exact needs, from paid marketing, to researchers, to skilled video teams, and beyond.

Imagine what can be accomplished when we roll up our sleeves and tell your story together.
We're a collective of strategists and storytellers who help purpose-driven companies shape brands that stick.


Audience research
Brand strategy
Design strategy
Content strategy


Visual identity
Web design
Motion design
3D modeling & animation

Two Hands: Contact us to talk about Brand Strategy, or even just the weather


Brand story & manifestos
Verbal identity & guidelines
Thought leadership


Custom website development

The Rub

RBG knew the importance of studying the competition, knowing her audience, and using the law to build air-tight strategies to advance who “we the people” stands for. Had we followed her foundationally sound approach in Roe v. Wade, reproductive rights wouldn’t be vulnerable to reversal today.
We had the honor of joining the World Health Organization’s Global Covid Hackathon, #BuildforCOVID19, in partnership with Microsoft, Facebook, Slack, Pinterest, and others, to build solutions for "challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic."
Many have been negatively affected by Covid-19, and we feel morally compelled to do our part and help out mission-driven companies with shifting strategies.

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