Bierstadt Lagerhaus

Bierstadt Lagerhaus is a brewery in planning in Denver in the hands of the very capable Bill Eye (former head brewer at Dry Dock and owner/brewer at Prost Brewing), Ashleigh Carter (formerly at Dry Dock & Prost), and Chris Rippe (formerly of Flying Dog Brewery & proprietor of the Rackhouse Pub). Opening in early 2015 […]

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Chinook Seedery

Name Ideation Fermentable Sugar presented about 50 possible company names to the client, who sells all-premium natural sunflower seeds. The client selected Chinook Seedery out of the options. A Chinook is a warm wind that blows across the western part of North America, a prime location for growing sunflowers to harvest their seeds. Visual Branding […]

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Goldspot Brewing Company

I was approached by Goldspot Brewing Company to do branding work for them. Slated to open in the spring of 2014 at 50th and Lowell in the Berkeley Neighborhood of Denver (near Regis University), Fermentable Sugar worked with Matt Hughes & Alex Sward from Goldspot to identify what iconography they wanted to use in their […]

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Why Employees Are Always A Bad Idea

Renowned business thought leader Chuck Blakeman approached me earlier in 2013 to design a book cover for his upcoming book entitled “Why Employees Are Always A Bad Idea”. It’s about how the business world has left the Industrial Age and entered what Chuck terms the “Participation Age” – where businesses will have to adapt to […]

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Boulder Startup Week 2013

I worked with Boulder Startup Week to develop these retro 1980s video-game style stickers. Boulder Startup Week’s goal is to both showcase the excellent Boulder Startup scene as well as attract high-caliber talent to Denver’s “neighbor to the northwest*”. As the scene up there is both hip and nerdy – aren’t those really just the […]

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WorldLife Water

WorldLife Water is a bottled water company located in Denver, Colorado. What sets them apart is that they are the first company to sell water in a bottle that is both biodegradable* & recyclable – including the cap. Packaging Redesign One of the important things about packaging design is that it’s important to look at […]

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Rackhouse Pub

Visual Branding The Rackhouse Pub is a Denver restaurant situated “in the bosom of Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey Distillery.” A rackhouse is the location of a distillery where they age whiskey in charred White American Oak barrels. Fermentable Sugar developed retro branding that reflected the Rackhouse Pub’s unique location. Web Development Fermentable Sugar is the Rackhouse […]

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MapQuest

MapQuest wanted to develop an infographic which had a goal to visualize the massive amount of location & mapping data that MapQuest collected in the 2nd half of 2011. Fermentable Sugar worked closely with the MapQuest team to examine their massive data set and then helped break the data into palatable chunks. We performed several […]

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Atom Brewing Company

Visual Branding Branding for Atom Brewing Company. Developed visual branding. Fermentable Sugar also collaborated on brand name.

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Colorado Distillers Festival

Visual Branding The Colorado Distillers Festival exclusively¬†features Colorado distilleries benefits the Colorado Distillers Guild, and has been held annually at the Rackhouse Pub since 2011. Fermentable Sugar was responsible for all visual elements of the Colorado Distillers Festival brand. Printed Marketing Materials We developed posters and fliers to distribute to craft breweries, craft distilleries, and […]

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