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EBD Gift Box

Every year, EBD sends a thank you gift to our clients and partners. This year we designed and crafted a custom box filled with coffee bags and candy goodies from Marczyk Fine Foods to brighten and energize their work days….

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Aug
2
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Basquiat + McGinley at MCA Denver

The EBD team found themselves filling their brains with art and culture again, this time at MCA Denver for the Basquiat Before Basquiat: East 12th Street, 1979-1980, and the Ryan McGinley: The Kids Were Alright exhibitions. We were lucky to…

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Jun
30
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FIVE MORE WINS FOR EBD

Well, we’ve outdone ourselves this time folks! The latest issue of GDUSA features some of the best packaging in the country. The 2017 American Package Design Awards features 200 elite design firms, and EBD is thrilled to announce we have…

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May
15
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EBD Custom Cards

It is tradition here at EBD to create custom cards for special occasions. And when we say custom, we really mean it. We love digging deep to make the cards personal, entertaining, beautifully designed, pet-friendly, and sometimes embarrassing. We’ve collected…

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Apr
28
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Lakehouse + Mohawk Fine Papers

Venture over to Mohawk’s Felt & Wire blog to see a behind-the-scenes feature of our oversized Lakehouse brochure. Ellen Bruss shares her thoughts on the design process, her vision and sources of inspiration for Lakehouse’s brand, and how paper choices…

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Apr
25
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The Power of Costume

Last week the EBD team took a field trip to Denver Art Museum for the Star Wars: Power of Costume exhibit where we got a glimpse into the costume designers creative process bringing George Lucas’s vision to life. There were 70…

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Apr
11
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We Love Where We Work

Ellen Bruss Design is a proud, supporting member and resident of the River North Art District (RiNo). EBD relocated to RiNo over a decade ago, and over the last few years, it’s been evolving quickly. Once a manufacturing hub, RiNo…

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Mar
16
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EBD takes home three awards from GDUSA

Not one, not two, but three pieces from EBD were recognized by GDUSA in their December American Graphic Design Awards issue. Our fun and playful 2015 Luminocity invite for MCA Denver was selected for their new category “Creative Use of…

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Jan
30
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EBD design work wins Cannabist’s best Branding and Marketing

EBD’s work for O.penVape was awarded Best Branding and Marketing from the Cannabist, the Denver Post’s well know marijuana news outlet. We’ve been lucky enough to work with O.penVape for the past 4 years, now one of the largest cannabis companies in…

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Oct
10
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SNEAK PEEK: New Denver Street Art

Earlier this month, RiNo’s annual street art event, The Crush, began revamping the whole neighborhood with fresh new art. Some of our favorites were painted over, but we love having great new artwork in RiNo. There is even some new…

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Oct
3
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Graphis Silver Award for EBD

We are proud to announce that EBD won a Silver Award in the Graphis Design Annual for the Biennial of the Americas Campaign. The Biennial of the Americas is a nonprofit that holds a weeklong festival every two years in…

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Sep
14
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GDUSA American Web Design Award for EBD

The specialists at Ace Stylist focus on the idea that good style is subjective, but there’s no denying it’s a distinguishing factor. That’s why we are thrilled that our web design project for Ace Stylist stood out as a winner…

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Sep
12
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Redline Artists at the Hyatt House Denver/Lakewood at Belmar

The RedLine Artist Residency collection in the new Hyatt House at Belmar showcases six generations of artists who have participated in the program. The exposé is open to the public and was made possible through a collaboration between the Hyatt House at Belmar, Ellen…

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Aug
25
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MCA Luminocity 2015 Invitation featured on PaperSpecs

The 2015 Luminocity invite combines multiple techniques, die cutting, laser cutting, foil stamping, and a liquid filled glitter cube housed in gold box so we are thrilled to see PaperSpecs swoon over this piece. As they put it, “it’s as…

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Aug
18