Mar
6
2015

Thinknails > 2014

Because without think, it’s just design. Using both sides of the brain is where aesthetics and impact converge—and what inspires us to find the new idea in the work of our everyday. Here’s some highlights about our 2014 thinking and how we work to stay true to our name.  

Mar
6
2015

inspire > sustainability

Raw Bistro Pet Fare • Packaging Raw Bistro Pet Fare not only takes great care to provide dogs with premium raw pet food, but they also make a conscious effort to be a sustainable company. Made right here in Minnesota, Raw Bistro believes in the importance of local, organic, free-range and grass-fed ingredients. We’ve been working to […]

Dec
17
2014

RAWSOME Packaging

We have a winner! Our design for Raw Bistro Pet Fare’s Entrée packaging has been selected as a winner by Graphic Design USA’s 2014 American Graphic Design Awards. We’ve been working with Raw Bistro to develop their brand since their early days of hand-applied labels, and now with new-product packaging as they’ve grown into a thriving raw […]

Aug
15
2014

Think More. Use Less. Sustainable Awards.

  Re-thinking the “print” in our carbon footprint. Part of being a “thinkful” designer is doing the normal design problem-solving while working to make as small a carbon footprint as possible. That’s why we’re excited to announce that our work was recognized at the 2013 AIGA ReDesign Show and the 2014 AIGA Minnesota Design Show, […]

Feb
25
2013

2012 ends with awards for ThinkDesign

Graphic Design USA has once again honored ThinkDesign Group with three American Graphic Design Awards. The award-winning projects include two projects for People Incorporated Mental Health Services. The 2010 Annual Report, “LOOK AT IT THIS WAY,” addresses the individual and community-wide benefits of funding their organization. The recently launched print collateral system including a custom pocket […]

Feb
22
2013

Think More Use Less

As 2013 reveals itself, we at ThinkDesign Group give thanks for the creative challenges you give us, as well as the friendship and collegiality that make it fun and rewarding to come to work every single day. In the shadow of all the climate-change news—like the warmest year ever and the destruction caused by Hurricane […]

Dec
20
2011

Award-winning new work from
ThinkDesign Group

Graphic Design USA, one of the design industry’s premier trade publications, recently awarded ThinkDesign Group three American Graphic Design Awards. Projects acknowledged include the Raw Bistro business card, the 2009 People Incorporated Annual Report, “Crazy,” and the ThinkDesign Group 15th Anniversary/Holiday Wrapping Paper mailer. Many thanks to our clients Raw Bistro Pet Fare and People […]

Nov
3
2011

Star Tribune: Designing Women on Display

ThinkDesign Group and Linda Henneman are mentioned in today’s Star Tribune article, Designing Women on Display. The article showcases the current AIGA / CVA exhibition—WOMN: Women In Minnesota Design—honoring 23 women design leaders. Two of our favorite projects received a nod: the Headwaters Foundation for Justice donor brochure, Poking Holes; and the Kresge Foundation 2006 […]