Matter is proud to unveil our Brand Identity for High Ridge Spirits and Stills Crossing 'Shine. This handcrafted moonshine is the first liquor produced legally in Alabama since Prohibition. Small batch runs with hand-numbered bottles - this is already taking the US by storm. Featured as one of Southern Living magazine's top 5 hot-list items of the Fall.
Matter created the Brand Identity including logos, bottle label, marketing material and website. Click here to visit the site.
MADE Paper is a free monthly newspaper featuring news, commentary, makers, food, drink, style, music, travel and more.
MADE is a collective of creatives and modern voices contributing to the documentation of the new South.
Matter is the Publisher, and creates all Design, Layout and Production for MADE Paper.
Southern Makers is a celebration of Alabama creativity and innovation. This one day event brings together highly curated, handpicked top talent - artists, chefs, breweries, craftsmen, designers, musicians - for a fantastic gathering that explores the contemporary side of Alabama's maker heritage.
Matter created all Brand Identity, Advertising, Print Design, Promotional Materials, Website, Marketing, Social Media, and PR for Southern Makers.
Matter worked in conjunction with Billy Reid to produce these limited edition shirts for the 2013 Southern Makers event in Alabama.
Matter designed the artwork for the shirts, and BIlly Reid produced them locally in Florence, Alabama. Sold in Billy Reid stores throughout the US.
Matter designed the apparel for Lambstock 2013 in Virginia. The t-shirts and hats were screen printed at Matter and purchased by the amazing chefs, press and artisans at this year's event.
Matter created the updated Logo for Good People Brewing Co., one of the Southeast's leaders in the craft beer movement. We gave a fresh and playful take on the classic Good People truck, adding an aged, textured look with timeless appeal.
Matter had a fantastic time partnering with hue studio inc. on it's Huetopia Spring 2013 event. Utilizing the gorgeous stylings created by the hue studio team on the downtown and Hampstead shoots by Grace Photography, Matter created the Posters, Print Ads, TV Screens, and Email Images for Huetopia.
www.huestudioinc.com • www.gracephotographystudio.com
E.A.T. South (Educate Act Transform) encourages healthy lifestyles through education and sustainable food production in urban areas throughout the Southeast.
A non-profit 501(c)3, E.A.T. South envisions communities across the Southeast that have access to fresh, affordable food and the knowledge about food preparation that supports a healthy lifestyle.
Matter created the Brand Identity, Name, Marketing and Collateral for E.A.T. South. Matter handles the PR for the non-profit. Anna Lowder & Harvi Sahota are 2 of the original 3 founding members of this non-profit.
Event Concept, Brand Identity, Print, and Marketing for the Farm to Fork Food Invasion 2010 to present.
This event raises funds and awareness of E.A.T. South (local non-profit) by bringing in famed "Invading" chefs from throughout the United States to celebrate seasonal produce and the great fall outdoors. A huge, weekend party with food, farms, music and drink.
Concept, Brand Identity, Marketing and Collateral for this food-centric event celebrating the best of Alabama produce, chefs, and restaurants.
Participants were selected for their commitment to local sources, original talent, and their importance to the Alabama food scene.
Work included print ads, billboards and tv screens, event brochures, tickets, banners, website and merchandise.
TRUE Restaurant features exceptional farm-inspired fine dining in an inviting neighborhood atmosphere. James Beard Semi-Finalist Chef Wesley True has crafted the menu to reflect the season's most flavorful ingredients, meats, and Alabama Gulf seafood sourced from local farmers and suppliers.
Brand Identity, Print Ads, Menu Design, Website, Photography, Posters, Events
Hampstead is a New Urbanist community in Montgomery, Alabama. Designed by renowned town planners Duany, Plater Zyberk & Company, Hampstead is a 416 acre sustainable development combining residential, retail, restaurant, office, schools, a YMCA, and much more in one community. It is walkable, efficient, connected, and beautiful.
Did we mention fun? Matter has produced every aspect of the Brand Identity, Concept, Advertising, Marketing, PR, Social Media & Communications since it began in 2007.
We have worked with DPZ on the Site Planning and Architectural Planning. We have created the Neighborhood Features including Hampstead Farms, the Lake, and many others. We have established the annual community Events including food festivals, spring parties, seasonal tours, and more.
Matter collaborates to create today's Home Plans, Information Center, Photo Shoots, "Day In The Life" Film Series, and all the aspects that bring Hampstead to life.
We love Hampstead, can you tell?
Matter creates town, project, and individual building plans in three-dimensional illustrations using SketchUp. An incredibly useful tool for communicating with residents, buyers, and visitors, these images can be used in Print, Websites, and much more.
Matter also creates conceptual design plans for residential and commercial projects. Talk to us about our work in Hampstead and other in-fill urban areas.
Mercer Home is Montgomery's most innovative home builder. Think green meets chic and you're there. Its homes are beautiful, contemporary, and priced right.
Focused on creating both sustainable homes & sustainable communities, Mercer Home builds homes for the future at Hampstead. Matter produces its Brand Identity, Print Campaigns & Collateral, Social Media, and PR.
Reviewed as one of the best "third places" in the country, The Tipping Point combines restaurant, bar, coffee shop, and the outdoors into one fantastic space.
Ideal for those looking for craft beer, comfort food, gourmet coffee or the famous Kids Hill, The Tipping Point attracts all ages and interests.
Matter created the Conceptual Building Design, which is actually a "temporary building" that can be split in half, moved onto a truck, and relocated for future use in Hampstead. It's the New Economy Commercial Building.
Matter also creates the Brand Identity, Advertising, Event Posters, Menu Design, Interior Concept, Website, and Merchandising.
Campaign to lure college graduates to live and work in Montgomery. College newspapers throughout the Southeast.
Poster for ASF's Midsummer Night's Dream outdoor performance at Hampstead.
The Front Porch Revival is a group of like-minded food & drink crafters who gather together to celebrate (eat and drink and throw parties), highlight, and demonstrate the best of what Alabama has to offer. It is a group devoted to the promotion of those who craft unique food, drink, art, and literature with a clear Alabama identity.
Matter created the newly launched Brand Identity and Website for The Front Porch Revival.
We love these guys.
First Poster of the 2013 Kitchen Take Over Series, celebrating regional and national chefs "taking over" the reigns at Railyard one night each month.
Celebrating the range of live theatre in the capitol city, Matter partnered with The City of Montgomery and other sponsors of the 2013 Montgomery Theatre Weekend.
Brand Identity and Website
Raising awareness and disaster relief funds for the victims of the 2011 Alabama Tornado, Matter created this campaign.
Logo, Poster, and T-Shirts created for donations to the American Red Cross. Featured on blogs throughout the US.
Music Health Alliance is a non-profit organization that helps provide access to health care for those in the music industry. Based in the Nashville area, MHA offers assistance nationally.
Matter created the Logo for MHA.
Matter offers comprehensive Public Relations services ranging from Full Client / Brand Representation to Media Kits, Messaging and Measuring.
We work with a range of clients and company sizes, from municipalities to non-profits, restaurants to up-and-coming product brands.
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