Smarter Travel

Logo Design
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We designed this logo under the creative direction of Jeremy at Truth Collective. Smarter Travel offers cheap airfare as well a broad range of discussions regarding travel, which is the inspiration behind the suitcase and speech bubble icon.





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The Buffalo Lofts

Logo & Website Design
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In 2011 we launched the original Buffalo Lofts site, three years later, it was time to relaunch and bring the site up to todays standards. The site showcases Rocco Termini's redeveloped properties throughout Buffalo. This time around we designed and developed a custom Wordpress theme, so the client can manage the site themselves.





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Republic Ice Cream

Website Design
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Done for Ponytwin.
Republic Ice Cream, made in a private South Carolina creamery, is run by a couple of brothers that come from a family with a passion for ice cream going all the way back to 1917 on the Coney Island Boardwalk. This recent update to the site we originially designed 2 years ago, features beautiful new product photography. The next phase will feature an online storefront.





Sandbar Sunday

Label Design + Branding
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For this project, we worked with Truth Collective and Sixteen Ton in Rochester. The client picked this direction from a variety of directions presented. For this concept we were inspired by the bright, bold, colorful lifestyle of the Florida Keys, and their ritual of heading to the sandbar every Sunday.





Thinking Cap

Type Design
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Holiday Matinee had been dreaming this product up for years, and we were happy to help them bring it to life. The 5-panel cap urges people to "Put on your thinking cap. Perfect for a-ha moments, problem-solving or contemplating life's greatest mysteries."





Mercy Home + Farm Team Apparel

Logo Design
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Farm Team Apparel aka "Minor League Duds"is a fun apparel line that also gives back to various charities across the country. We designed this monogram for them and Chicago's Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, Saturday Basketball League.





Mavin Technologies

Website Design
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We teamed up with Rochester based Truth Collective to design this website for a technology company also in Rochester. Taking the brand established by Truth, we designed and developed this custom Wordpress site, making it easy for the client to keep up to date.





Valbella

Website Design
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Website design for a New York City based restaurant with three locations. Previously Valbella had separate websites for each location. Now they have a modern, fully responsive site, which houses information and photos for all 3 locations.





Pint & Cup

Logo Design
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Logo design for Pint & Cup, a blog and website that will showcase great coffee and beer finds from around the globe. The website is new and very much under construction, but stay tuned for some cool stuff.





Buffalo Fan Alliance

Logo Design
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Done for Eric Mower + Associates.
The Buffalo Fan Alliance is an organization that works to create innovative community-based policy aimed at ensuring the stability and existence of professional sports in Buffalo for generations to come.





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Converse Ink

Miscellaneous Graphics

Graphics for "Converse Ink", which prompts customers to "get your stuff inked". Available in Converse's Boston, New York City, and Santa Monica flagship stores. Being asked to participate in this project was extremely humbling, it's not often a designer gets a call from such an internationally recognized brand that he happens to love, and wear almost daily, honored.





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Jake & Steven

Party Invitations

Jake and Steven are friend's of founding partner Nick, to help out with a surprise party for them, he offered up his services. The result? An illustrative, rustic, and fun, double sided invitation—perfect for a good old fashioned party.




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Labatt Blue Light

Promotional T-Shirt Designs

Rather than just slapping the logo in the middle of shirt like most companies do, Blue Light wanted QCS to come up with original designs that fans of the beer would actually enjoy wearing out in public, not just while mowing the lawn.




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Groupon

Icon Design

Euro RSCG Chicago to develop a set of 6 icons to be used for "deal-a-day" promos on various print and digital pieces. The icons needed to be simple and bold, but most importantly work in various sizes both in print and digital formats.





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Strictly Social

Logo & Website Re-design
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StrictlySocial.com is blog that delivers great content consisting of "big dreams, good music, and expensive taste". QCS was approached to design a new identity to convey the theme better and follow up with a re-skin of the Wordpress theme in place.





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Tourist 2 Townie

Logo & Website Re-design
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Gareth Leonard is a man determined to go from "Tourist 2 Townie" in just about every country south of our border. After concluding his first, year long stint in Argentina, Gareth came to Queen City Studio looking to elevate his brand before going on his next adventure in Columbia.



Note: Upon completion of design the client assumed all responsibility of the website and branding.




Pete Yorn

T-Shirt Design
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After seeing the entries for Grammy-winning recording artist Pete Yorn, Rob felt it was his duty as both a fan and a designer to come up with some designs. Rob's designs weren't picked but Pete Yorn messaged Rob directly on Twitter asking if he'd be interested in using one of the designs on a t-shirt. The rest was history and a dream come true for Rob.





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Logo Design

Various Logo Designs

Logos are one of the most important visual elements in the world. They're what people always remember the most, whether you're a major corporation or an indie rock band. They're also one of our favorite projects to work on, below is a collection of some what we'd like to think are our best.





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Poster Design


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T-Shirt Design


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The BFLO Series

Personal Project
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Buffalo will always be a catalyst of pride and a reminder of who I am, where I'm from, and where I'm going. This is an ongoing series of visuals that pay homage to my beloved city.
—Rob