Alan O.W. Barnes | Advertising

DEA Logo

The difficulty to designing this logo was that the client was sold on the idea that there needed to be a musical staff with the pitches “D, E, and A” written on a treble clef. The question was how to make that simple enough to use as an icon based logo.

Heinz Media Logo

I designed this logo for Marcy Heinz who is a marketing consultant I work with often.

I tried several ways of placing her initials together. Was really happy with this idea about placing the components in a way that implied a pair of people shaking hands. It seemed like it communicated what Marcy was really about.

The circular symbol came from a photo Marcy took in the Holy Land. I was trying to imply something of Marcy’s focus on church media in a subtle way.

Marcy herself suggested the color palette