Fast to Fabulous Promotion

Finding ways to take the time and effort out of “scrapbooking” has been an ongoing quest for Creative Memories. With the release of the amazing Fast to Fabulous Albums, we needed to get… Continue reading

Ten Questions

Working with Creative Memories Co-founder Rhonda Anderson, this project involved ghost-writing, writing, editing and a fair bit of organization and project management.

Robert’s Fine Jewelry

For this newspaper ad campaign, we wanted to channel the thoughts of jewelry buyers and recipients and let them know that buying from Robert’s is a perfect fit.

This Mailer Sucks

Creating a direct-mail promotion for a luncheon speaker who’s an expert in direct marketing? Challenge accepted.

Fondling Paper

A luncheon highlighted by news updates on the paper industry and chances to get close to some specialty paper samples might sound boring … because it is kind of boring. Better find the… Continue reading

Cap Bailey Letters

1999 AAF DISTRICT 8 GOLD ADDY WINNER Bankers Systems was gathering their 250 outside sales reps together in St. Cloud for several days of training and “building bridges” between the external sales force,… Continue reading

Photo Solutions Catalog

2012 AAF-CENTRAL MINNESOTA ADDY AWARDS – BEST OF COPYWRITING The Creative Memories Photo Solutions Catalog is specifically targeted to that largest of population segments: folks who have photos, but are scared by the… Continue reading

Carefully Blended Chaos

2007 AAF-CENTRAL MINNESOTA ADDY AWARDS – BEST OF COPYWRITING This is my favorite Christmas card ever. It went a long way toward making introductions and building family bonds … both inside and outside… Continue reading

Candy Mailers

1994 AAF NATIONAL GOLD ADDY This sweet, simple, sensationally successful self-promo campaign for Hatling & Thomas Advertising was a ton of fun to work on.