An eye for detail distinguishes the thoughtful, effective design solutions we create for our clients. We believe visual details are cues that enable people to grasp and engage with information. These cues are essential to a complete visual experience that communicates ideas and motivates people.

We work with a broad range of organizations, primarily in education, healthcare, advocacy and professional services. Taking an inquiry-based approach, we begin each project by developing a thorough understanding of our client’s needs and objectives. Our studio specializes in corporate identity systems, professional journals, books and marketing communications including brochures, catalogs and newsletters. We draw from an extensive network of photographers, illustrators, printers and media partners.

Principal Cynthia Frawley, who opened her own firm in 1993, has 25 years of experience in graphic design and production. She graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with an MFA in graphic design, and her work has earned awards from the Art Director’s Club of Boston, CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education), Champion Paper Company, Creative Club of Boston, National School Public Relations Association and World Health Organization.