Marin Hudson
Marin Hudson
Marin is a community-minded designer who finds joy in all things creative, and in connecting and supporting others. From designing an annual report to crafting the perfect pizza, she thrives in collaborating with a team to make ideas come to life.
Navigating Non-Profit Branding: Essential Dos and Don’ts

Navigating Non-Profit Branding: Essential Dos and Don’ts

Establishing a strong brand identity is not only essential for standing out in a competitive landscape, but also for effectively communicating your mission and engaging donors.

Many non-profits struggle to navigate the complexity of branding — leading to missed opportunities and diluted messaging. So, we’re exploring the essential elements of branding to empower your non-profit in driving change.

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What’s In and Out for 2024

What’s In and Out for 2024

Have you seen the In and Out trend floating around the internet? I’d be surprised (and maybe jealous of your offline lifestyle) if you haven’t! Many folks online are sharing what they consider to be “in” right now as we kick off 2024 — the things that get us excited, we aspire to, and we want more of in our lives. They’re also sharing what’s “out” — the things they’re leaving behind in hopes of growth in the new year. So, here’s what’s IN and OUT for Kitestring…

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Hamilton Day: Shining a Light on Small Business

Hamilton Day: Shining a Light on Small Business

Hamilton Day is a city-wide celebration, uplifting the #HamOnt community and supporting small businesses. The Hamilton Chamber of Commerce first held Hamilton Day in 1931 during the depths of the Great Depression to boost spirits and the local economy. In 2021, the Hamilton Chamber revived the event to support small businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. A great success, the Chamber has now made Hamilton Day an annual event!

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5 crucial considerations before sending your RFP to a design agency

5 crucial considerations before sending your RFP to a design agency

When you work with a design agency, you’re entrusting your brand to external support that will shape your visual identity. To ensure a successful partnership, it’s essential to take time to prepare your vision and evaluate potential partner agencies. 

Here’s 5 things you should consider before you reach out to a design agency with your next creative project.

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Finding Design Inspiration in Portugal

Finding Design Inspiration in Portugal

Portugal has no shortage of compelling architecture, colourful tiles, and stunning landscapes. With mountains, beaches, and the ocean always nearby, it’s easy to see how a trip to Portugal would bring design inspiration to anyone who visits.

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feeling hope in Hamilton this holiday season

feeling hope in Hamilton this holiday season

St. Matthew’s House is a place of hope that supports people in need — offering childcare services, senior support, and mental health outreach to individuals and families across Hamilton. So, of course, we jumped at the opportunity to work with them again on a rebrand of their adopt-a-family holiday program, now called Holiday Hope.

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