Inside the Design Studio

Artsy-fartsy ramblings from designer Geoff Bloom of Gigawatt Graphics

Sweethearts Hot Hearts

January 12, 2014/0/0/

Two new valentines day products designed by yours truly are hitting store shelves today! Sweetheart Hot Hearts (cinnamon) and Sweethearts Cool Hearts (peppermint)… new products with a bit of bite! These one’s are geared more toward teens and young adults, so I spiced up the packaging, gave it a new modern look, and the saying’s […]

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Color Your Own Sweethearts

December 29, 2013/0/0/

I was recently interview by the Editor-in-chief of Package Design magazine for my latest Sweetheart product (read the full article here). Color Your Own Sweethearts is the latest in our marketing efforts to reimagine the brand. We wanted to kids to be able to have a shareable valentine candy that they could creatively express themselves with. So […]

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Collecting Candy Blog

October 25, 2013/0/0/

many thanks to @Collectingcandy for this stellar review of my recent design work! #Necco http://t.co/iBNfTrcLej

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Halloween 2013

September 25, 2013/0/0/

Happy Halloween everyone! Working for a seasonal company can make the year fly by. The best part is that some of my new Halloween candy packaging and product development is out on store shelfs NOW!  Find them at your local Stop & Shop, and other fine candy retailers!

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The Book Binding Experiment

August 30, 2013/0/0/

I’ve been in need of a new hobby… as well as a new sketchbook. So I opted out of the normal $10 sketchpad and decided that I would build my own book press and start hand crafting my own sketchbooks. This ended up costing 3 times as much, but the end product seems more substantial. […]

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August 13, 2013/0/0/

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August 13, 2013/0/0/

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August 13, 2013/0/0/

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