Archive for November, 2015

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Elements Library :: Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

November 28th, 2015 | Blog, Elements Library

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

I could not wait for Elizabeth Gilbert’s new book Big Magic to arrive in bookstores. I may have even purchased my copy on the very day her book came out. I remember coming home from the bookstore with the kids and getting them set up with a project so I could sneak in a few pages. I was not disappointed.

There is something about Gilbert’s writing that makes her so relatable. It’s like speaking with a friend. And on the topic of inspiration and creativity – she gets…



November :: In Pictures

November 28th, 2015 | Blog

November was a busy month here at Elements! We’ve been enjoying the last moments of fall before the whirlwind of the holiday season arrives. Here is a look at what we’ve been up to.

November 2015 in pictures

photo propping for our new client, Michel Design Works  ::  the studio’s front door  ::
Thanksgiving crafts that celebrate family  ::  Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert  ::
humungous colorful leaf  ::  vintage-inspired turn tables  ::
Pantones of the season



Moodboard :: Indian Corn

November 17th, 2015 | Blog, Moodboard

It’s that funny time of year when the holiday season is forced upon us slightly earlier than some people would like. Let’s not rush the end of fall faster than it already passes! It’s this time of the season when rich, Earthy tones take over, and we think about moving things inside and warming up by the fire as the nights grow colder.

Today we want to celebrate the colors and tradition of Indian corn as a festive fall motif –
perfect for decking the halls (or front doors) for Thanksgiving!

Indian Corn_Moodboard


fourth quarter marketing plan

Here’s A Thought :: Heading for the End Zone

November 6th, 2015 | Blog, Here's a Thought

fourth quarter marketing

Now that we have set our clocks back last weekend for daylight savings, our days feel just too short. How are we going to get it all done when it’s pitch black outside by 5 pm? Couple that with the fact that there are only 54 more days until 2016, and I’m in an all-out panic. What’s a marketer to do?

Well, how about a little motivation for the home team? Huddle up, 2015. We may only have a few minutes on the clock in the 4th quarter, but we…



October :: In Pictures

November 3rd, 2015 | Blog

October was filled with fall festivities, photo shoots, and spooky paper crafts.
Here is a look at our October in pictures:

October 2015 in pictureshaunting Halloween paper banner  ::  pumpkin cheesecake cupcake from Sugar in
East Haven, CT  ::  bulbs prepped + planted for spring  ::  Amy taking a breather from
art directing a client photo shoot  ::  work-in-progress, Splurge Bakeshop