This blue color scheme may seem simple, but its diverse range of value makes for some serious eye candy! So, what makes it work so well? The darkest gray-blues contrast beautifully with the sun-filled sky just behind the building, and the varied hues that make up the building’s facade range from true blue to almost green in a naturally-occurring grid.
A color scheme like this is great for corporate entities, banks, or any brand aiming to communicate trust and reliability. Felt near-universally to be calm and stable, blue sets your brand apart as approachable and dependable; an especially useful tool … Read More
Organization & accurate representation was our theme when we revamped the website for our client Good Earth Plant Company. Our team designed a highly intuitive site with a clearly organized online portfolio making it easy for users to navigate. The addition of mobile coding translates that beauty and organization across all platforms, allowing Good Earth Plant Company to accurately exhibit its stunning, 40-year portfolio to a new generation of clients. Check them out at goodearthplants.com!
We love this color palette! While its made of mostly greens, a wide variety of shades and hues provides plenty of diversity and interest to the overall image. The bright camel and dusty white create strong contrast with the chosen greens, with each color sharing a subdued quality that highlights the natural harmony of the composition.
While green is on the cool end of the spectrum, its “temperature” is unique due to its status as a secondary color between two primaries; yellow and blue. This means the temperature of a green hue will vary greatly depending on which primary color … Read More
The next color in our Design Tips: Color Themes series is our personal favorite; GREEN! Okay, maybe we’re a little bias, but there’s a good reason our Creative Director [Michael Mance] chose a monochromatic green color palette for Mance Creative. “Men tend to like cooler colors while women tend to like warmer colors. The color that they both agree on is green.” So, green was chosen to appeal to the widest possible audience. In addition to being equally eye-catching regardless of gender, green communicates balance, freshness, and innovation — All qualities we … Read More
Simple color palettes are nice, but a more complex palette can add serious SPICE! Our team loves the muted tones found in this colorful collage of exotic spices. What makes it work? Warmed-up reds + greens (opposites on the color spectrum) harmonize with the sandy gold and beige, while cool gray adds both contrast and depth. Which color is your fav?
With very tight deadlines before its debut, Mance Creative quickly designed the logo, movie poster and custom website for “The Kitchenistas”, a brand new, documentary by award-winning filmmaker and executive producer Mary Ann Beyster. The feature film follows a Latina-led movement in National City, California, that seeks community transformation through food. Mance Creative is proud of our work on this project and the opportunity it gave us to be a part of such an amazing organization’s story. Learn more on their website for screening dates and locations!
First, we would like to extend our wishes of health and safety to you and yours during this time.
While current events have created an atmosphere of uncertainty for some, it can also be a time of incredible opportunity, creativity and success!
Are you sitting on a new product, project or idea that you’ve been excited to develop but have always kept it on the “back burner” because you haven’t had the time to give it the attention it deserves?