Tony Franklin Debuts New Work For Etsy

by / July 17, 2019 /

The latest campaign for Etsy explores what it truly means to live well with our well-curated belongings. Filmed over three days and resulting in six different 30-second spots, these films tell three unique but related character stories—each with a compelling style all their own. Here's one of Tony and crew's favorites.

Made in partnership with Frank Collective (Brooklyn, Los Angeles) and Radke Films (Toronto). With Frank Collective as creative agenc[Read More]

Open Book Communications Re-Positions TreeHouse for National Expansion

by / July 17, 2019 /

In May, local non-profit TreeHouse launched their new brand with updated logo, visual identity, and mission. TreeHouse has been serving teens in the Twin Cities since 1979, giving them a safe space to process life’s ups and downs, develop healthy relationships, and find support. As TreeHouse looked to grow their model nationwide, they knew they needed a fresh look and articulation of their mission. Open Book Communications partnered with TreeHouse on a new visual identity and approach to th[Read More]

ARTCRANK And Nice Ride Team Up To Show Off Twin Cities Bike Art

by / July 16, 2019 /

Riding a bike is an exercise in discovery. Moving through streets and along pathways on two wheels, we see the sights, surprises, and secrets of a city that go by in a blur when we’re in cars — even when that city is the place we call home. 

One of my favorite things about bikeshare in general, and Nice Ride in particular, is that it makes riding a bike a little more accessible for visitors and r[Read More]