Community Engagement Kiosk

IMG_8218One of the more enjoyable projects we did last year was this kiosk for the Roaring Fork Branch USGBC’s Climate Action Summit. The event brought together representatives from a variety of communities in the valley to discuss their individual climate action plans.

As a bit of an icebreaker we created an interactive display that showed the region and highlighted the communities participating in the event and some targets that their plans hope to reach. This side of the display also showcase the supporters of the event and gave individuals not represented an opportunity to share their information.

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Custom Seed Bomb Favors


Whether you are looking for a private label to carry in your store or gift shop or a one time promotional item for an event, our custom seed bombs are a great option. We’ve created customized promotional and private label seed bombs for a selection of well known brands and retailers.

To have worked with such great companies and organizations as Burt’s Bees, CSX, High Line, Stone Barn Center, Wonderful, Buffalo Bayou Partnership, Tryon Farm, Magnolia Market and World Hunger Relief is not only inspiring, but also downright humbling. This is something that we are pretty proud of. It is pretty special when organizations that you admire reach out and want to work with you.
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Make Your Own Seed Bombs

IMG_7013We’ve been making and selling seed bombs for almost ten years and it is still fun to introduce people to the simple process so they can make it their own.

Making seed bombs is a fun and easy way to take some direct action to restoring habitat for pollinators wildlife and even for our own gardens. There are countless way to make them and while not all seeds are suitable for seed bombs as a growing medium there are plenty wildflowers, herbs and grasses that do perfectly well.  Continue reading

Park(ing) Day 2017


We’ve been following Park(ing) Day for almost a decade and it’s fun to see how it’s evolved. If you’re not familiar with this one day event, Park(ing) Day is now a  world-wide event on the third Friday of every September. It is an opportunity for  artists, designers, and community members to create temporary mini public parks in metered on-street parking spaces. Continue reading



Welcome to the new digs. We’re still getting set-up, but feel free to look around. Actually we’ve been lurking around for sometime now, but we think it’s time to turn on the lights.We’ve got some great ideas in the works and we’re excited to watch what happens and we hope you join in.

This journal will offer some insights into our process, philosophy and some general ramblings every now and again. And, of course the VisuaLingual archives will be here.

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MEET THE MAKER: Hip Hop Quotables


We spend so much time developing new treasures at studio, we want to take a moment to dive into the raw ideas behind our work. To support this effort of sharing our process and ourselves, we are introducing Meet the Maker. Today we are going to dive right into an interview with resident designer, maker, planner, and all-out wizard, Michael Stout. The Hip Hop Quotables Series is the topic under the scope. Have you checked those out? They are right! See them in our store.

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Natural Firestarter

fatwood department of everyday

It’s probably no surprise that we love to camp. Being immersed in the natural world is itch that needs to be scratched pretty often. When we camp we like to keep it simple, but it can be difficult to decide what is important and what to leave at home. But when it some to starting a fire, we don’t know what we would do without fatwood. It’s the perfect, no frills, easy-to-use, all-purpose fire starter. We use it at home, when we car camp or when we backpack. It goes everywhere with us.

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