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Building a Contacts Management System in Transpose – CMS for Small Business – Featured Image, Landscape

September 8, 2016

Building a Contacts Management System in Transpose

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
Introducing Adaptive Reuse for Experience Design & Development – Ghost Board Sketching – Cropped for Featured Image

April 12, 2016

Introducing Adaptive Reuse for Experience Design & Development

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
92nd Street Remodel & Addition - Before and After Remodel Photos: Front Entry, Before & After - Cropped for Featured Image

August 17, 2015

92nd Street Remodel & Addition: Before & After

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Architecture, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Architecture
Marley Natural Website & Social Campaign Wins ADDYs: Two Silver ADDYs Won at Seattle's 2015 ADDYs, Glamour Shot 2 - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

March 6, 2015

It’s Party Time: Marley Natural Wins Some ADDYs!

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
TECHlace 3D Printed Jewelry: Design Process - Paper Mockups of Cuffs, Necklace, Headpiece - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

December 21, 2014

TECHlace 3D Printed Jewelry Proposal: Design Process

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Conceptual, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Conceptual Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
Marley Natural International Brand Launch Website Design & Development: Site on Four Devices - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

December 9, 2014

Light It Up: Marley Natural International Brand Launch Website

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
Portent Inc. Creative Services Room: Quick Fixes for Workspaces - Low Impact Solution Sketch - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

September 12, 2014

Quick Fixes for Workspaces: The Creative Team Room at Portent, Inc.

By Rachel Simrell Scott & Blake Scott

Category Icon: Architecture, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Architecture
Architecture vs. Web Design & Development: Bay Lights - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

February 20, 2014

What Does Architecture Have to Do with Web Design & Development?

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Architecture, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Architecture Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
92nd Street Remodel & Addition: Early Design Sketches - Final Design with Landscaping - Cropped for Featured Image

September 15, 2013

92nd Street Remodel & Addition: Early Design Sketches

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Architecture, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Architecture
Haiku Deck Template for Optimizing Parallax Margins - iPad Preview with Margins - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

August 1, 2013

Haiku Deck Template for Optimizing Parallax Margins

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
My Haiku Deck-ade in Review: Alternative Résumé Title Slide - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

July 26, 2013

My Haiku Deck-ade in Review

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
A Shot at a Yahoo Logo Revamp: Panel 3 - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

May 17, 2013

A Shot at a Yahoo Logo Revamp

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding
A ShoeBox for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe: Perspective View from Front - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

June 8, 2012

A ShoeBox for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe

By Blake Scott & Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Conceptual, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Conceptual Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
ShoeBox Installation: The Build - Cutting the Slats - Cropped for Featured Image - Shoe Recycling - Design Blog

May 4, 2012

ShoeBox Installation: The Build

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
FLOR Carpet Tile Design Contest 2012: Plussed - 'Plussed' Entry Made the Top Ten - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

March 16, 2012

Entering the FLOR Carpet Tile Design Contest

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
Sleuth & Substance, A Digital Pinboard of Serendipitous Juxtaposition: Logo Overlay on Site Screenshot- Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

February 3, 2012

Serendipitous Juxtaposition: Sleuth & Substance, A Digital Pinboard

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
Piqued Interest: Pinterest, Not Just for Girls Anymore: Pinterest Logo Over Site - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

October 31, 2011

Piqued Interest: Pinterest, Not Just for Girls Anymore

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Branding, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Branding Category Icon: Digital, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Digital
Post-Production Rendering - Before & After - Lovejoy Arts Alliance of the North Park Blocks - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

July 11, 2011

Post-Production Rendering: Before & After

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Architecture, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Architecture Category Icon: Conceptual, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Conceptual
Wedged Walnut Cabinet, Heirloom Furniture Build: Constructing the Keystone Box, View 1 - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

June 26, 2011

Wedged Walnut Cabinet: The Build

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
Wedged Walnut, Furniture Design Process: Scheme One, Image B - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

May 5, 2011

Wedged Walnut Cabinet: Design Process

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
Statement of Social Responsibility, Accompanying Image - (

January 23, 2011

A Statement of Social Responsibility

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
Statement of Professional Accountability, Accompanying Image - (

January 23, 2011

A Statement of Professional Accountability

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
Personal Statement, Accompanying Image - (

January 23, 2011

A Personal Statement

By Blake Scott

Category Icon: Musings, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Musings
Stealth Whimsy, Furniture Build: Testing and Adjusting - Cropped for Featured Image - Design Blog

March 12, 2010

Stealth Whimsy Side Table: The Build

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product
Stealth Whimsy Furniture Design Process: 1/4

February 9, 2010

Stealth Whimsy Side Table: Design Process

By Rachel Simrell Scott

Category Icon: Product, White Stencil - Emerald Seven, An Integrative Design Studio Product

Emerald Seven: Open to Change
Studio Thoughts: Iteration & Integration

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