It has been fairly a short while since we final shared the work from Russell Shaw, an artwork director, designer and illustrator from San Francisco, CA, USA. We are fortunately sharing a selection of his model design tasks over Slack throughout 2017-2018. Working as a lead designer, he labored on a range of tasks from product advertising and marketing and launched campaigns, to inside designs for workers, to gross sales and buyer success supplies each digital and bodily. I simply recognize the quantity of work he shared and being true to himself on how a lot you’ll be able to in such little time when working for a giant group. You ought to positively take a look at the whole undertaking on his Behance.
The following is a set of only a few of my favourite tasks from 2017 and 2018.
In his phrases
Slack Notebooks: “A Place to Connect the Dots”
We wanted little notebooks to provide out to staff and potential clients for dreaming and for doodling, and so I illustrated and designed these colorfully-patterned, saddle-stitch journals. I wrote the tidbit on the within of the again cowl about returning the ebook, however my good coworker Anna Pickard wrote the beautiful copy contained in the entrance cowl.
I designed a collection of animations – with 5 launch associate apps – displaying the brand new perform in an abstracted view of the product to show folks the ability of the characteristic. Then, I designed static supplies round this to create product abstractions that served as marquee visuals highlighting the brand new characteristic in addition to the expansion of the platform total (on API’s weblog).
- Product Designer: Bruce Sullivan
- Frontend Designer (App Directory Landing Page): Maria Kalalang
- Platform Marketing Manager: Julie Haynes
Customer Love and Admin Appreciation Box Kits
Over the 2 years, I helped the advertising and marketing and gross sales groups develop customized reward containers that include branded “Thank You” items, swag, and promotional content material and collateral. These containers have mix-and-match objects that may be included in every, together with Channels journal, a customized tea mix and ceramic mug, letterpress stationery, co-branded Mast Brothers chocolate bars, and extra, in addition to content material particular to subsets of customers resembling Slack Admins, who acquired branded picket desk puzzles, metallic pins, booklets, and a screen-printed cotton drawstring bag with a customized “BUILD” lettering illustration printed on the entrance.
“Thank You” Cards
Working with the client advertising and marketing workforce, I helped create these customized, tri-fold “Thank You” playing cards that the client success and gross sales groups ship to clients. The card includes a diecut “Hello” on the entrance, which permits the Slack-branded plaid sample (printed on the reverse of the cardboard) to indicate by way of.
- Printer: Hemlock Printers
- Illustration: Alice Lee
- Copywriting: Jennifer Phillips