• Loading…

Gavin Martin Associates Moving Card

Award: Wood Pencil

Wood Pencil / Graphic Design / Direct Mail / 2006

NB Studio were asked to design a piece of direct mail to announce that the printer Gavin Martin Associates had moved to new offices. Taking cue from their new location, The Tea Building in Shoreditch, they decided to lavishly letterpress the typography onto card. The next step was to hand-stain all 1000 cards with a tea ring to reflect the idea of removal men leaving tea stains all over the office. Four different versions were created using Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Roiboos and English Breakfast teas instead of cyan, magenta, yellow and black inks. This alternative printing method reflected Gavin Martin’s own experimental approach and made every card unique.

Register Now to
Keep Reading

Once registered you will have access to this article and all other feaures, access our archive and case studies, be able to submit your work to us and receive our newsletter if opted-in.

Register Now
Why Register? Swipe to hide

Why Am I Being Asked
to Register?

We'll ask you to provide a few details about yourself, your current role and what you do. We won't share your information with other parties and won't spam your mailbox.

This site contains over 50 years’ of award winning work, articles, interviews and case studies. Register to gain full access to everything.

Are you credited on this winning entry?

There's a Pencil with your name on it. Drop us your details for further information about how you can order your Pencil. If you've previously won In Book or a Nomination and would like to celebrate your achievement with a Wood or Graphite Pencil, please let us know.

Please don't check this box.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help make this website better.
You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Don't show this message again