Patti Garcia Design Samples

(Partial Portfolio. Click on samples to enlarge.)

City of Kent
Keeping the residents of Kent informed on the Council's goals and initiatives is vital. At their annual planning retreat, the Council developed a vision statement for the city looking out to 2025. Concept, design and layout. Printed piece and online. View the booklet here: Kent City Council Vision for 2015

Kent Kids' Art Day is an annual event where children and adults enjoy arts, crafts and entertainment. Create and design brand that is included on all Kids' Art Day pieces: poster, tickets and flyer.  

Cornucopia Fun Run t-shirt design. Concept and design of annual t-shirt, brochure and posters for 5k run.

Water conservation campaign. Create and design brand that is carried out on all water conservation efforts.

Vote Earthworks preservation campaign. Developed concept, branding and overall campaign efforts. Campaign included poster, postcard, outdoor signage, social media and online graphics. Each piece asked the community to vote for Earthworks to receive grant funding. The campaign was successful and Earthworks received substantial grant funding from Partners in Preservation.

Marketing folder for attracting economic development projects for the City of Kent. With this project I selected and hired a photographer, arranged and styled photo shoots, designed piece from concept to printed piece. Sample of cover and inside pages.

Poster for City of Kent Cultural Arts Division. Concept and design.

Alexandria Sanitation Authority Brochure design and layout for annual rate information and budget book.

Wedgwood Drama Studio Logo design for Wedgwood Drama Studio. A theater for young people in Seattle.

RAGSProject for the YWCA of Pierce County. Concept and create the "look" each year including: photo styling, design and produce postcard, invitation, poster online and newspaper ads. Below are design samples of the invitation and poster for 2008, 2009 and 2010.

Habitat for HumanityThree separate projects for the Habitat for Humanity of Pierce County. Concept and create logo, invite and program for "Changing Lives Breakfast" and "Raise the Roof" and "25th Celebration" fundraisers.

The News TribuneThis is the folder and front of the Information and Guidelines booklet. Concept, photo style, design and produce.

Two of 4 van wraps and vehicle signage for The News Tribune's delivery fleet. Concept, photo style, design and produce each wrap. Work directly with van wrap vendor.

Concept, photo style, choose shoot location and models, design and coordinate printing of The News Tribune's annual holiday card and calendar.