Alma Mater Tacoma

Agency

VSG Marketing

Services

Logo Design, Branding

Part music venue, brunch restaurant, cocktail lounge, outdoor market, airy art gallery, studios, coworking space, and rooftop gathering space, Alma Mater has a little bit of everything. It started as the ambitious dream of two entrepreneurs who saw a golden opportunity in the Tacoma arts and culture scene and found the most magnificent abandoned industrial building to make that dream a reality. Through many a high-energy brainstorming session, we explored the numerous and adventurous sources of inspiration and distilled it all into a thoughtful, bold, and recognizable brand mark. You can find this iconic logo throughout their transformed hilltop building and on insta-worthy merchandise.

“After many months and attempts with another designer, Cari worked (patiently) with my team and I to develop the parent logo of the complex and often confusing family of businesses of an arts, music, and hospitality multispace. The resulting design was clean, beautiful, and communicated exactly what I had hoped.”

- Rachel Ervin, Cofounder
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