Category Archives: Concept Development

A Fresh New Look

Deep San diego website shown on computer screen, tablet, and mobile phone

Check out the new and improved website we designed for deepsd.com (Diamond Education Excellence Partnership)!

This WordPress-based CMS website is mobile-friendly and can be viewed in English and Spanish. It utilizes some of the latest technology included a visual page editor which makes it easy for our client to make future updates! Are you looking for a fresh new look for your website? Send us a message today!

Your Image is Our Focus

At Mance Creative, we guide you through every step to uncover your needs. Our personal service is what makes us successful at creating a design that uniquely reflects your business. We work with you to develop designs that appeal to your customers and help you grow your business! Contact us to get started today🙌🏼😀⁠

Brand Collateral Creation

Did you know? We can help your brand create printed materials of all types & sizes! From corporate ID items like business cards, postcards, and letterheads, to large-scale marketing pieces like posters, event banners, and billboards, we design it all ✅ We custom-designed this for our client ABC NorCal. What can we create for you? Contact us today to learn more!

Shades of Blue

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

Shades of Green

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

Design Tips: Color in Branding & Marketing

Why Green Should Be Your New Favorite Color!

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

Spicy Color Palette Inspo!

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?